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Strong thunderstorms prompt warning south of Wichita

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Cowley County and portions of Sumner, Elk and Chautauqua counties until 10:30 a.m.

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rains and damaging winds of up to 60 miles an hour were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of Cambridge to 8 miles southeast of South Haven. The storms are moving southeast at 30 miles an hour.

Among the towns and cities affected by the warning are Arkansas City, Winfield, South Haven, Cedar Vale, Dexter and Sedan.