Archive for Tuesday, February 19, 2002

Douglas County under severe thunderstorm warning

February 19, 2002


The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a severe thunderstorm warning until 4 p.m. Tuesday for northern Douglas County, including Lecompton.

Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm 16 miles southwest of Lecompton, or about eight miles south of Topeka, moving east.

Quarter-sized hail is likely with the severe thunderstorm, the weather service reported.

The weather service advises those in the storm's path to move indoors.

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