Severe thunderstorm watches posted for western Kansas

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The Storm Prediction Center has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watches until 11 p.m. for nearly 40 counties in central and western Kansas. Wichita is not included in the watch areas, but Dodge City, Garden City, Russell and Hill City are among the communities included.

Large hail and winds of up to 70 miles an hour are the primary threats.

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