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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
627 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
241200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
627 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT TODAY FOR ALL OF NORTH CENTRAL
KANSAS AND FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA EAST OF A LINE FROM ALMA..TO
KEARNEY...TO GREELEY. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WIND ADVISORY
MESSAGE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

LATER THIS AFTERNOON...MAINLY AFTER 4 PM...THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG AN ADVANCING COLD FRONT. STRONG TO
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE...MAINLY DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. LARGE HAIL NEAR THE SIZE OF QUARTERS
AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED TO BE THE PRIMARY
HAZARDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WEST NORTHWEST WINDS ON
THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
DURING THE MID AND LATE AFTERNOON HOURS...MOST NOTABLY ACROSS
SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA WHERE WINDS WILL BE A BIT STRONGER.

THERE IS AT LEAST SOME CHANCE FOR ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ACROSS THE OUTLOOK
AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AFTER 4 PM AND
INTO THE EVENING HOURS.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$




Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
424 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ040-041-047>049-061>064-073>077-083>087-
231800-
/O.CON.KGID.WI.Y.0015.140423T1400Z-140424T0100Z/
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-GREELEY-NANCE-HOWARD-
MERRICK-POLK-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-
FILLMORE-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PHILLIPSBURG...SMITH CENTER...
KENSINGTON...MANKATO...JEWELL...BURR OAK...PLAINVILLE...
STOCKTON...OSBORNE...DOWNS...BELOIT...SPALDING...SCOTIA...
WOLBACH...FULLERTON...GENOA...ST. PAUL...CENTRAL CITY...
STROMSBURG...OSCEOLA...SHELBY...POLK...KEARNEY...GRAND ISLAND...
AURORA...YORK...HOLDREGE...MINDEN...HASTINGS...SUTTON...HARVARD...
CLAY CENTER...EDGAR...FAIRFIELD...GENEVA...EXETER...FAIRMONT...
ALMA...ORLEANS...FRANKLIN...CAMPBELL...HILDRETH...RED CLOUD...
BLUE HILL...BLADEN...SUPERIOR...NELSON...HEBRON...DESHLER
424 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING AND REMAIN STRONG
  THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS WILL AVERAGE 25 TO 35 MPH AND GUST TO 45
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...OUTDOOR OBJECTS SHOULD BE SECURED SO THEY ARE NOT
  BLOWN ABOUT BY THE STRONG WINDS. DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT
  TIMES DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS AND SUDDEN WIND GUSTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 30 TO
39 MPH OR GUSTS BETWEEN 45 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$




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