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Lee's Summit Fire Department
Thursday May 18th, 2017 :: 10:22 p.m. CDT

Alert

NWS Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
1015 PM CDT THU MAY 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Jackson County in west central Missouri...
* Until 1100 PM CDT

* At 1014 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Lansing to near Shawnee to near Olathe, moving
east at 45 mph.

HAZARD...75 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to
mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.

* Locations impacted include...
Kansas City, Overland Park, Independence, Lee`s Summit, Shawnee,

Instructions:

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

This is a DANGEROUS SITUATION. These storms have produced measured
winds of over 75 mph. SEEK SHELTER NOW inside a sturdy structure and
stay away from windows!
&&

Address/Location
Lee's Summit Fire Department
207 Southeast Douglas Street
Lee's Summit, MO 64063

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 816-969-1365

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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