Storm Effects Edit
In Wichita, 4 people were killed by 5 Inch hail. The hail caused a large amount of damage, which is estimated to have costed $3 billion in damages. 14 people across Kansas got stuck by lightning, killing 2 of the 14 people, and hospitalizing 10. The storm stalled over Kansas, causing 2 days of severe thunderstorms.
Flash Floods Edit
On Jul.6, the Arkansas River flooded, causing Garden City to be under 9 feet of water, drowning 28 people. The floods became some of the worst floods in the Midwest to date. Additional floods in Dodge City killed a further 2 people. In all, the floods caused a total of $4 billion in damages, making them the costliest floods non-related to a hurricane in US history.
Aside from the Andover tornado, only 42 EF3+ tornadoes occurred. The most significant was a long tracked EF4 tornado with 200MPH winds, which stuck, Topeka, Kansas City, Kansas, Kansas City, Missouri, and Joplin, Missouri when it took a sharp southward turn.
Floods in Garden City