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Archive for Thursday, June 26, 2008

Lawrence in severe thunderstorm watch

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Douglas County through 1 a.m Friday, with very humid conditions at 6.

June 26, 2008

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A severe thunderstorm watch will continue in effect for Douglas county through 1 a.m. Friday.

The National Weather Service advised severe thunderstorms capable of a producing large hail and damaging winds are possible throughout the northeast, north central and east central parts of Kansas tonight

Jennifer Schack, 6News meteorologist, said, "Thunderstorms have remained to the west of us through the early evening and that will continue through for the next couple of hours. Lawrence might see some light rain, and close lightning to the west, but no strong storms are expected through the late evening.

"Storms to the west have been producing large hail up to 2.5 inches in size and winds in excess of 60 mph. They will continue diving south through the late evening. "

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bearded_gnome 5 years, 9 months ago

The National Weather Service advised severe thunderstorms capable of a producing large hail and damaging winds are possible throughout the northeast, north--edit?not much storm here. gnomedog is sound asleep, all over now!

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Multidisciplinary 5 years, 9 months ago

Let the lightning come, I've only got 3 pines left for it to take out.Might as well make it a clean sweep.

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soiledbrown 5 years, 9 months ago

maybe we will get lucky and it will come down the kaw from Topeka and drop a funnel on Marions house.Looking forward to the obit.Perry white trash.

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KansasPerson 5 years, 9 months ago

Just walked back from downtown (heading west). Lovely lightning to the west.

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bearded_gnome 5 years, 9 months ago

should add:gnomedog is really scared, so on a scale of 1 to 10, this is at least a 6 coming in.

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bearded_gnome 5 years, 9 months ago

sorry Nomansland,the rain isn't headed your way. good news, you will get the two big generators that would have gone into western ks. so, isn't all bad. ***thunder audible for a few minutes here now. slow movers indeed!"lightning distant,southwest through northwest."

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fluxx 5 years, 9 months ago

Yeah, its Topeka's fault!!!

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nomansland 5 years, 9 months ago

Please send some rain this way. It's starting to burn up here in CO.

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bearded_gnome 5 years, 9 months ago

yeah, slow movers, if they make it here, a lot of rain for sure! let's hope for a cooloff and no damage. at this time, no lightning observed. oh, well, take that back, "lightning distant, west" observed!

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caton1982 5 years, 9 months ago

Hopefully theres nothing more then that, I've had a enough hail alread this year!

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mom_of_three 5 years, 9 months ago

I was going to say it's Thursday, and it only says a watch. How surprising!!

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macon47 5 years, 9 months ago

blame it on either george bushor the lawrence city commissioners we need to beat all of them upas often as we canafter all when the muslimgets in, we get our throats slitfor ridicule, and our wiveshave to wear burqras

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iplaysupernintendo 5 years, 9 months ago

Man, what's with Thursdays and severe weather??

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