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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
739 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN KANSAS...

  BOW CREEK NEAR STOCKTON AFFECTING PHILLIPS AND ROOKS COUNTIES

&&

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/SKTK1.1.ER.140424T1712Z.140424T1800Z.140424T1824Z.NO/
739 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS...NE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE BOW CREEK NEAR STOCKTON.
* FROM THIS MORNING TO FRIDAY MORNING.....
* AT 7:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 9.2 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON...BUT WATER LEVELS COULD REMAIN ELEVATED
  FOR SEVERAL MORE HOURS.
* AT 9.0 FEET...WATER OVERFLOWS BOTH BANKS OF THE RIVER AND FLOWS
  INTO ADJACENT AGRICULTURAL LOWLAND.

&&

LAT...LON 3957 9960 3959 9929 3964 9915 3956 9917
      3950 9960

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1024 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-251530-
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-
1024 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.WINDY...
STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS NEAR 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL
FOLLOW A COLD FRONT THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS. THIS
MAY MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ON EAST AND
WEST ROADWAYS.

.THUNDERSTORMS...
A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG A COLD FRONT THROUGH
LATE THIS MORNING EAST OF I35. SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS NEAR 50
MPH WILL ACCOMPANY THESE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH AT LEAST LATE
SUNDAY MORNING AS A LARGE STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. THOSE WHO ARE PLANNING OR PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES OVER THE WEEKEND NEED TO PAY PARTICULARLY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO WEATHER FORECASTS.

.TIMING...
DISCRETE THUNDERSTORMS MAY INITIALLY DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...AND SOUTHWESTERN AND WESTERN OKLAHOMA
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS SATURDAY. THE
STORMS WILL THEN MOVE NORTHEAST AND EAST ACROSS PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA SATURDAY NIGHT...PERHAPS DEVELOPING INTO SEVERAL
SMALL COMPLEXES THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE THREAT OF SEVERE
WEATHER WILL SHIFT EASTWARD DURING THE DAY SUNDAY TO MAINLY EAST
OF I35.

.IMPACTS...
LARGE HAIL UP TO AT LEAST TWO INCHES IN DIAMETER AND DAMAGING
WINDS OVER 70 MPH WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT. HOWEVER...THE INITIAL STORMS THAT DEVELOP DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON SATURDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS MAY
HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE TORNADOES. HAIL SIZES SHOULD
DECREASE TO AROUND HALF DOLLARS BY SUNDAY MORNING.

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
952 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-251500-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
952 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE MAINLY EAST OF
INTERSTATE 135 INTO THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGER STORMS WILL BE
CAPABLE OF SMALL HAIL AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE IN PLACE THIS AFTERNOON
FOR ALL OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE IN PLACE FOR CENTRAL AND
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS FOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND AREA WIDE ON
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WITH STRONG SOUTH WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH THIS
TIME PERIOD. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER MAY
REACH EXTREME VALUES ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON ALONG AND WEST OF
HIGHWAY 14.

A FEW STORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT OVER SOUTHEAST KANSAS
WITH STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR STORMS TO
DEVELOP ALONG A DRYLINE LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY
SATURDAY EVENING. THE DRYLINE IS EXPECTED TO BE ALONG OR WEST
OF HIGHWAY 14. ANY STORM THAT CAN DEVELOP WILL QUICKLY BECOME
SEVERE WITH THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE VERY LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING
WINDS AND TORNADOES. AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 135 WOULD
HAVE THE HIGHEST CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE SEVERE STORMS LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

THE DRYLINE WILL SURGE EAST ON SUNDAY AND WILL BE SITUATED ALONG OR
JUST EAST OF INTERSTATE 135 BY THE AFTERNOON HOURS. STORMS WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THIS FEATURE AND WILL QUICKLY BECOME SEVERE WITH
LOCATIONS ALONG AND ESPECIALLY EAST OF INTERSTATE 135 HAVING THE
BEST CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE SEVERE STORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT (LOWERCASE) HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
925 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
251200-
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-
925 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...THE COMBINATION OF LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AND GUSTY WINDS WILL RESULT IN NEAR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA...PRIMARILY WEST OF HIGHWAY 183.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN TO THE FORECAST AS EARLY AS LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY.
ALTHOUGH STILL SEVERAL DAYS AWAY AND SUBJECT TO CONSIDERABLE
FORECAST UNCERTAINTY...THERE CURRENTLY APPEARS TO BE AT LEAST A
SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS PRIMARILY DURING THE SATURDAY
EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING TIME FRAME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

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