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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1211 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

...DENSE FOG EXPECTED THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT AND INTO THE MORNING...

.LIGHT WINDS AND MOISTURE STREAMING IN FROM THE SOUTH WILL LEAD
TO DENSE FOG. DENSE FREEZING FOG WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ON THE WESTERN
EDGE OF THE ADVISORY.

KSZ030-031-043>046-063>066-076>081-086>090-210600-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FG.Y.0019.141221T0600Z-141221T1500Z/
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-PAWNEE-STAFFORD-
HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-PRATT-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-
BARBER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAKEENEY...CEDAR BLUFF RESERVOIR...
HAYS...ELLIS...SCOTT CITY...DIGHTON...NESS CITY...LA CROSSE...
RUSH CENTER...GARDEN CITY...KALVESTA...JETMORE...HANSTON...
LARNED...BURDETT...ST. JOHN...STAFFORD...HUDSON...SUBLETTE...
SATANTA...CIMARRON...MONTEZUMA...DODGE CITY...BUCKLIN...KINSLEY...
LEWIS...GREENSBURG...HAVILAND...PRATT...LIBERAL...KISMET...
MEADE...FOWLER...ASHLAND...MINNEOLA...COLDWATER...PROTECTION...
MEDICINE LODGE...KIOWA...SUN CITY
1211 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM CST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM CST
SUNDAY.

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER OF A MILE.

* IMPACTS...REDUCED VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.
  DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN...USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND BE
  PREPARED FOR SUDDEN VISIBILITY CHANGES IN THE DENSE FOG.
  FREEZING FOG ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM MEADE TO DODGE CITY
  TO LA CROSSE MAY LEAD TO LIGHT ICE ACCRETION AND RESULTANT
  SLICK SPOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
609 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-220115-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
609 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO RANGES OF LAKE
AND CHAFFEE COUNTIES TONIGHT WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED
BY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS UP TO 40 MPH AND POOR VISIBILITIES CAN
BE EXPECTED LATE SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS OF LAKE AND CHAFFEE COUNTIES...AS A STRONG PACIFIC JET
STREAM MOVES ACROSS THE ROCKIES. THIS SYSTEM COULD BRING 1 TO 2
FEET OF SNOW TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN SAWATCH AND
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGES THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. TRAVEL ACROSS THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS WILL BE HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY...WITH EXPECTED BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

OTHER AREAS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AND THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
OF LAKE COUNTY COULD SEE SNOWFALL OF 4 TO 8 INCHES OR MORE THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT...WITH SOME WIND DRIVEN SNOW POSSIBLE OVER THE
EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

ON CHRISTMAS DAY...ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM COULD BRING MORE SNOW
TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN COLORADO. HOWEVER...FORECAST CONFIDENCE IS
LOW RIGHT NOW AS THE TRACK OF THIS WEATHER SYSTEM IS STILL VERY
UNCERTAIN. STAY TUNED TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO
FOR THE LATEST FORECAST UPDATES ON THIS POTENTIAL CHRISTMAS
SNOWFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TONIGHT ACROSS THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO RANGES OF LAKE
AND CHAFFEE COUNTIES.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
452 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-211200-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
452 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

AREAS OF FREEZING FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT ACROSS MAINLY CENTRAL
AND EASTERN SECTIONS OF THE OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS PANHANDLES. VISIBILITIES
MAY BE REDUCED TO BELOW 2 MILES AT TIMES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

AREAS OF FREEZING FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS MAINLY
CENTRAL AND EASTERN SECTIONS OF THE OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS PANHANDLES.
VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO BELOW 2 MILES AT TIMES.

A BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT SNOW MAY DEVELOP ACROSS PARTS OF THE OKLAHOMA
AND TEXAS PANHANDLES MONDAY NIGHT. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS...IF ANY...
ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW ONE INCH AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

ANDRADE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
257 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

TXZ021>044-212100-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
257 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

NON PRECIPITATION
FOG...FREEZING FOG...AND POCKETS OF DRIZZLE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF
THE OUTLOOK AREA TONIGHT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ACROSS
THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE AND SOUTH PLAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
LIGHT SNOW IS POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING...MAINLY
ACROSS THE CAPROCK. AT THIS TIME...ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN UNDER ONE INCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
250 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-212100-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
250 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  SIGNIFICANT FOG RISK.
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  SUNDAY...
  SIGNIFICANT FOG RISK.
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.

  MONDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  TUESDAY...
  ELEVATED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

  WEDNESDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  THURSDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1202 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-211815-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1202 PM CST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.FOG...
AREAS OF FOG AND DRIZZLE ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DENSE FOG IS MOST LIKELY ACROSS NORTHWEST AND
WESTERN OKLAHOMA. DENSE FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY BELOW A 1/2
MILE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.FOG...
AREAS OF FOG AND DRIZZLE ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH MID-MORNING SUNDAY.
DENSE FOG IS MOST LIKELY ACROSS NORTHWEST AND WESTERN
OKLAHOMA...WHERE VISIBILITY BELOW A 1/2 MILE IS POSSIBLE.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

MAHALE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
448 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

NMZ501>540-211300-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
448 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP ON SUNDAY WITH GUSTS
TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE ALONG AND JUST EAST OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. THE STRONG WINDS WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD
SUNDAY WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA
SOUTHWEST OF A LINE FROM CHAMA TO TUCUMCARI. SPEEDS MAY PEAK
MONDAY AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS IN THE 60 TO 70 MPH RANGE ALONG AND
JUST EAST OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.

MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL CROSS
NORTHERN AND EASTERN AREAS WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT AND EASTERLY
UPSLOPE FLOW. A FEW INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE POSSIBLE
ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...THE
NORTHEAST AND CENTRAL HIGHLANDS...AND THE NORTHEAST PLAINS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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