Liberal, KS

Now: 58 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 88 °F | Lo: 43 °F

Saturday

Hi: 71 °F 

Lo: 46 °F

Sunday

Hi: 72 °F 

Lo: 37 °F

Monday

Hi: 65 °F 

Lo: 35 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 69 °F 

Lo: 41 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 73 °F 

Lo: 40 °F

Storms Overturn Trucks, Airplane Near Meade

KSCB News - July 15, 2016 11:19 am

Strong storms blew through southwest Kansas Friday evening, pounding the area with heavy rain and high winds.

Wind gusts of up to 117 mph were reported in Meade in Meade County. The town is south southwest of Dodge City between Dodge City and Liberal.

Winds overturned trucks on U.S. Highway 54, damaged mobile homes, downed powerlines and overturned a plane at the Meade airport. The high winds also damaged a park and overturned the press box at the Meade Middle School.

There have been no reports of injuries.

 

Latest Stories

SCCC, Ft. Hays To Hold Social Work Seminar This Friday

Seward County Community College and Fort Hays State University will be holding an informational seminar on...

Explosion Temporarily Closes Dodge City Cargill Plant

Cargill ( Cargill ) An explosion today (Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019) at Cargill’s Dodge City beef...

No One injured in a Deer vs. Car Accident

The Seward County Sheriff Office responded to a non-injury vehicle vs deer accident October 13th at...