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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1241 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>010-241200-
/O.NEW.KAMA.WI.Y.0010.140424T0541Z-140424T1200Z/
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...GUYMON...BEAVER...
FORGAN...DALHART...STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...PERRYTON...
BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
BORGER...MIAMI...CANADIAN
1241 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

* EVENT...NORTH WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH 7 AM.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WITH
  VISIBILITIES LESS THAN 3 MILES AT TIMES. THE WINDS WILL ALSO TOSS
  AROUND LIGHTWEIGHT LAWN FURNITURE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

GOEHRING


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
749 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING FOR THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND
PLAINS...EAST CENTRAL PLAINS...AND SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS
MOUNTAINS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES...

.AS SURFACE LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO STRONG
SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS...HIGH HAINES AND ABOVE AVERAGE HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEW
MEXICO FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A VIGOROUS UPPER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE STATE FROM THE WEST.

NMZ103-104-106>108-241400-
/O.EXP.KABQ.FW.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140424T0200Z/
/O.CON.KABQ.FW.A.0027.140425T1800Z-140426T0200Z/
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS/EASTERN CARSON AND SANTA FE NF/SNZ-TAZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104
NORTHEAST PLAINS/EASTERN KIOWA AND RITA BLANCA GRASSLANDS/ABZ-TNZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 106
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY/ALBUQUERQUE-SOCORRO BLM/ABZ-GLZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 107
SANDIA-MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS/EASTERN CIBOLA NF/ABZ-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 108
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS/WESTERN KIOWA GRASSLANDS BLM/ABZ-SNZ-
749 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* AREA AND TIMING...NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS AND PLAINS...EAST
  CENTRAL PLAINS...SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS AND
  MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY. CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* 20 FOOT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AND WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...7 TO 10 PERCENT FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
125 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

OKZ001>003-240730-
BEAVER OK-CIMARRON OK-TEXAS OK-
125 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BEAVER...TEXAS AND EASTERN
CIMARRON COUNTIES UNTIL 230 AM CDT...

AT 116 AM CDT...SHOWERS WERE LOCATED 2 MILES SOUTH OF EVA...OR 16
MILES SOUTH OF ELKHART...MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE SHOWERS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GUYMON...             BOISE CITY...         BEAVER...
  TYRONE...             TURPIN...             SLAPOUT...
  OPTIMA...             MOCANE...             KNOWLES...
  KEYES...              HOUGH...              HOOKER...
  HARDESTY...           GRIGGS...             GRAY...
  GOODWELL...           GATE...               FORGAN...

STRONG WINDS WITH THESE SHOWERS WILL OCCUR WITH VERY LITTLE RAIN. EVEN
THOUGH IT MAY NOT RAIN...STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING DUST ARE EXPECTED.
SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

LAT...LON 3700 10000 3650 10000 3653 10271 3700 10258
TIME...MOT...LOC 0624Z 273DEG 38KT 3676 10179

$$

LG


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1249 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-241800-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
1249 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM FOR THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE
AND THE NORTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE FOR NORTH WINDS AT 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.

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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE EASTERN HALF OF THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES SATURDAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BE SEVERE
WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AS THE MAIN THREATS.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY ACROSS
MAINLY THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. ELEVATED TO CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE AREA WIDE SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY AND THE SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
ELEVATED AND CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

$$

GOEHRING

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1150 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-242215-
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-
1150 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A LINE OF STORMS WILL DIMINISH AS THEY MOVE SOUTHEAST INTO SOUTH
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS OVERNIGHT. A FEW STRONG STORMS WITH GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

STORMS WILL EXIT SOUTHEAST KANSAS THURSDAY MORNING WITH A FEW
STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE.

VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER IS ANTICIPATED THURSDAY AFTERNOON
FOR MAINLY CENTRAL KANSAS. GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL ELEVATED THE
FIRE DANGER INTO THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY AREA WIDE ON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON.

AN ACTIVE SEVERE WEATHER PATTERN LOOKS TO BE SETTING UP FOR THE
WEEKEND. FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AREAS ALONG AND WEST
OF INTERSTATE 135 LOOK TO HAVE THE BEST CHANCE AT SEVERE STORMS.
FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON...LOCATIONS ALONG AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 135
WILL HAVE THE BETTER CHANCES OF SEVERE STORMS. LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE
STRONGER STORMS THAT DEVELOP OVER THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1130 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-250430-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-
FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
1130 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH
AND CENTRAL TEXAS. THE BEST CHANCE OF STORMS WILL BE FOR LOCATIONS
ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM BONHAM TO FORT WORTH TO
COMANCHE. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE STRONG WITH SMALL HAIL AND
GUSTY WINDS.

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

LINGERING THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EAST OF I-35 THURSDAY. THESE
STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF STORMS ACROSS ALL OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
TEXAS FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY. THE BEST
CHANCE OF SEVERE STORMS ON SATURDAY WILL BE FOR AREAS GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM GAINESVILLE TO COMANCHE. SEVERE
STORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL OF NORTH TEXAS SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
850 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-250000-
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-
850 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THROUGH TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
A SEVERE STORM OR TWO WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH AROUND 11 PM.
THEREAFTER...STORM INTENSITY SHOULD DECREASE...THOUGH A FEW STRONG
STORMS WILL LINGER INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

DISCUSSION...
THE CHANCE OF AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM OR TWO WILL LINGER THROUGH AROUND
11 PM. THEREAFTER...INSTABILITY WILL HAVE DIMINISHED SUFFICIENTLY THAT
SEVERE STORMS WILL BECOME UNLIKELY. HOWEVER..A RATHER LOOSELY ORGANIZED
COMPLEX OF THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF WHICH COULD BE STRONG...WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. WHILE SOME
SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY...STORMS
SHOULD REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LIMITS OVERNIGHT.

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

.THUNDERSTORMS... SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
WHEN 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...AS
ALL FACETS OF SEVERE WEATHER WILL BE POSSIBLE.

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

$$

KURTZ/AUSTIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
831 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

TXZ021>044-250145-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
831 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A DYNAMIC STORM SYSTEM BY THIS WEEKEND MAY GENERATE SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY NIGHT EAST OF THE
CAPROCK ESCARPMENT. FARTHER WEST...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. AS THE STORM
SYSTEM INTENSIFIES AND TRACKS NORTH OF THE REGION BY SUNDAY...
STRONG WESTERLY WINDS AND BLOWING DUST COULD THREATEN MUCH OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA.
.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1109 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-241715-
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-
1109 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THIS AFTERNOON...AS WELL AS
ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO PLAINS INTO THIS EVENING. THE
PRIMARY METEOROLOGICAL THREATS WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET. ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

ONE OR TWO STORMS OVER THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN PLAINS COULD BECOME
STRONG FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING. IF THESE
STORMS DEVELOP THEY WILL BE CAPABLE OF GENERATING HAIL TO NICKEL
SIZE AND WIND GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS...COMBINED WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
LEVELS...WILL PRODUCE NEAR CRITICAL TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM TODAY ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST
COLORADO PLAINS AND ALONG THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN COLORADO THIS WEEKEND.
THE SYSTEM COULD POTENTIALLY BRING SEVERAL INCHES OF WIND DRIVEN
WET SNOW TO ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET...WITH WIND DRIVEN RAIN OR
RAIN SHOWERS BELOW 6000 FEET. IF THE SYSTEM FOLLOWS CURRENT MODEL
TIMING...PRECIPITATION WOULD BEGIN ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...SPREAD TO THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS SATURDAY
NIGHT...AND THEN CROSS ONTO THE PLAINS EARLY SUNDAY AND CONTINUE
THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY.

THIS STORM SYSTEM IS STILL SEVERAL DAYS AWAY AND IT`S TRACK REMAINS
VERY UNCERTAIN. STAY TUNED THROUGH THE WEEK FOR THE LATEST FORECAST
UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL
BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST
PLAINS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
559 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014

NMZ501>540-241200-
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-
559 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITIES ARE FORECAST FOR MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW
MEXICO TODAY. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS
AND ADJACENT PLAINS OF THE STATE WHERE SOME AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITIES ARE FORECAST AGAIN ON FRIDAY...MAINLY OVER CENTRAL TO
EASTERN AREAS OF THE STATE.

EVEN STRONGER WINDS ARE THEN EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND AS A VIGOROUS
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE STATE. SOME GUSTS MAY EVEN
APPROACH SEVERE LEVELS OF 60 MPH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WITH AREAS OF
BLOWING DUST AND MORE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER ALSO POSSIBLE. IN
ADDITION...SOME SNOW ACCUMULATION IS ALSO EXPECTED THIS
WEEKEND...PRIMARILY OVER THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN MOUNTAINS OF THE
STATE.

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY.

$$

52

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
508 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-241000-
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-
508 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014 /408 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG AND EAST OF
A DRYLINE AROUND OR AFTER 4 PM CDT. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD
PRODUCE HAIL UP TO GOLF BALL SIZE ALONG WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.

STRONG SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER CENTRAL AND PARTS
OF SOUTHWEST KANSAS FROM MID MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING. SEE THE
LATEST WIND ADVISORY PRODUCT FOR MORE INFORMATION.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER FAR
SOUTHWEST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON. SEE THE LATEST RED FLAG WARNING
PRODUCT FOR MORE INFORMATION.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH WESTERN KANSAS THIS
EVENING. GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL OCCUR FOR A FEW HOURS BEHIND THE
FRONT. THIS COULD CAUSE SOME AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.
STRONG WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE WEEKEND AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL BE NECESSARY FOR WIND AND HAIL REPORTS
ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL KANSAS GENERALLY EAST OF HIGHWAY 25

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GERARD


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1252 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

NMZ530>532-534-535-240900-
CURRY COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-QUAY COUNTY-
UNION COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...ROY...
TUCUMCARI
1252 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

.NOW...
NORTH WINDS...ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT TRACKING SOUTH THROUGH
PORTIONS OF THE NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL PLAINS...WILL BE
SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH. BEFORE 3
AM...AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING DUST WILL IMPACT
CLAYTON AND TUCUMCARI AND POSSIBLY TRAVEL ON HIGHWAYS 64 AND 87
AND INTERSTATE 40. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO 1 TO 2 MILES
AT TIMES IN BLOWING DUST.

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
128 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-240800-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
128 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE OVER NORTHERN COOKE COUNTY
NORTHWEST THROUGH NORTH NORTHEAST OF GAINESVILLE AT 125 AM WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN WILL ACCOMPANY THESE STORMS.

ELSEWHERE...IT WILL BE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT WITH
SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 PH WITH GUSTS OVER 30 MPH AT
TIMES. TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY FALL INTO THE MID TO UPPER 60S BY
6 AM.


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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1253 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-240800-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...GUYMON...BEAVER...
FORGAN...DALHART...STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...PERRYTON...
BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
BORGER...MIAMI...CANADIAN...VEGA...AMARILLO...PANHANDLE...
WHITE DEER...PAMPA...SHAMROCK...WHEELER...HEREFORD...CANYON...
CLAUDE...CLARENDON...WELLINGTON
1253 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.NOW...
...A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE
NORTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE UNTIL 7 AM...

A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE TEXAS PANHANDLE
EARLY THIS MORNING. NORTH WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MILES AN HOUR WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 50 MILES AN HOUR WILL BE COMMON WITH THIS FRONT. BLOWING
DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN 3 MILES AT TIMES. A FEW
SHOWERS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND FAR
NORTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...BUT ANY RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE UNDER 5
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH.

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GOEHRING

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