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A dangerous tornado landed on Tuesday at the western edge of Kansas City, Kansas, forcing residents of the densely populated metropolitan area to seek refuge.

The service later canceled the tornado warning for Kansas City, but warned caution in hail and strong winds as forecasters reported heavy weather heading east to Missouri.

The Kansas City Forecast originally issued a "Tornado Emergency" for the popular entertainment district "Legends Outlets" near which the Kansas Speedway hosts NASCAR races.

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Travelers at Kansas City International Airport tentatively sought shelter in parking garage tunnels, tweeting the airport. Storm rubble caused air traffic controllers to postpone all flights.

The NWS then extended the tornado warning to the entire Kansas City area, including the part of the city in Missouri.

"The heart of KC is in this tornado warning! This is a dangerous situation. TAKE NOW PROTECTION! "Tweeted the NWS office in Kansas City.

When the system moved to Missouri, the Weather Service urged residents of areas such as Excelsior Estates and Mosby to seek protection from confirmed tornadoes.

Damage reports were not immediately available.

The Tornado sightings are part of a massive storm in the central United States that has unchecked tornado activity for eight days.

Post: The Associated Press

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