Final rating awaited in Wichita twister

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The National Weather Service will likely issue a final rating on a tornado that struck the southeast side of Wichita this weekend.

The twister had a preliminary rating of EF-3, which means it had winds between 136 miles per hour and 165 miles per hour.

Westar Energy reported 6,236 customers in Sedgwick Coutny remained without power as of 12:30 p.m. Monday.

An even stronger tornado was reported in Ellsworth County.

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