Salina, KS

Now: 63 °

Currently: Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 44 ° | Lo: 25 °

Tornadoes Touch Down Wednesday Evening

KSAL StaffMay 8, 2013
Twin tornadoes north of Hays Wednesday evening. (Photo from http://www.theweatherspace.com)

Severe weather rumbled through Kansas Wednesday evening, dropping heavy rain, hail, and even tornadoes.

Spotters reported brief rope tornadoes in parts of Ellis and Russell Counties. Twin tornadoes were spotted about 20 miles north of Hays.

In Saline County, heavy rain prompted flooding in some areas. Water flowing across Highway 140 between Brookville and Bavaria, and the resulting debris, made it nearly impassable. Small hail was reported in Saline County, along with wind up to 64 miles per hour.

After Wednesday evening’s severe weather, things are expected to calm down for the weekend with sunshine and high temperatures in the 60s expected Saturday and Sunday.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Storms Drop Hail, Heavy Rain

April 19, 2017 9:16 pm

Storms Drop Rain, Hail

April 1, 2017 11:11 am

Saline County Sheriff truck

Hail Damages Sheriff's Vehicles

April 25, 2016 11:24 am

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Enrollment Underway for 5...
February 16, 2018Comments
Fire Destroys Contents of...
February 16, 2018Comments
UPDATE: No Incidents Foll...
February 16, 2018Comments
Shoplifters Caught on Cam...
February 16, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018 - EEO