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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
540 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-191045-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
540 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.
THE MOST WIDESPREAD ACTIVITY WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM WITH QUARTER SIZED HAIL MAY OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY. THE
THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW. WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED BY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH SUSTAINED 30 MPH WINDS OR GREATER POSSIBLE.

AREAS OF FROST OR AT LEAST FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE AREA ON TUESDAY...WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
MORNINGS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
502 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-191015-
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-
ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-
CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-
RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
502 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST...NORTH CENTRAL AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS EXTREME EASTERN KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

 HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. THUNDERSTORMS WILL
 BECOME MORE NUMEROUS THROUGH THE DAY AND SPREAD FROM WEST TO EAST.
 NO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EAX/HWO

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

 HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
 ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EAX/HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
433 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-190945-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
433 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015 /333 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF LARGE HAIL...WIND DAMAGE AND
ISOLATED TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING.
THE AREA OF CONCERN IS GENERALLY ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM
IMPERIAL TO STAPLETON TO CHAMBERS.

STORM DEVELOPMENT IS EXPECTED TO COMMENCE ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND
SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA THIS AFTERNOON WITH STORMS MOVING NORTH
AND EAST INTO THE EVENING HOURS. VERY COLD AIR ALOFT WILL SUPPORT
STORMS CAPABLE OF DAMAGING HAIL. A FEW TORNADOES AND WIND DAMAGE
ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THE COLD AIR ALOFT MAY ALSO SUPPORT THE
DEVELOPMENT OF LAND SPOUTS.

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

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

CDC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015-018-033-034-044-
045-052-053-067-068-090>093-182330-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-WAYNE-CUMING-BURT-DODGE-WASHINGTON-
DOUGLAS-SARPY-CASS-OTOE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
INCREASE IN COVERAGE BY MID OR LATE MORNING BEFORE LIFTING TO THE
NORTHEAST DURING THE AFTERNOON. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD PRODUCE
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN.

MORE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA AND CENTRAL KANSAS LATER THIS AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE
NORTHEAST ACROSS OUR AREA DURING THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SOME
OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE TO OUR WEST...BUT BY THE TIME THEY
REACH FAR EASTERN NEBRASKA AND WESTERN IOWA...INSTABILITY IS
EXPECTED TO DECREASE. THUS SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED...BUT
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL COULD OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

THEN THERE IS A CHANCE FOR MORE THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS
WEEK...MAINLY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-190930-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN
KANSAS THIS MORNING. THESE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND MOVE EASTWARD THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. SOME
OF THESE STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE...PRIMARILY WEST OF A
SENECA TO COUNCIL GROVE LINE. HAIL IS EXPECTED TO BE THE PRIMARY
HAZARD...WITH AN ISOLATED TORNADO RISK GENERALLY WEST OF JUNCTION
CITY.

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

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

NEZ016-017-030>032-042-043-050-051-065-066-078-088-089-182330-
ANTELOPE-PIERCE-BOONE-MADISON-STANTON-PLATTE-COLFAX-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-SEWARD-LANCASTER-SALINE-JEFFERSON-GAGE-
429 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE THE PRIMARY
HAZARDS.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING...AND COULD PRODUCE BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL.
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON IN
SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND CENTRAL KANSAS...THEN MOVE NORTHEAST
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MODEST INSTABILITY AND
SHEAR COULD LEAD TO ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS. THE CHANCE FOR SEVERE
STORMS WILL WANE BY LATE EVENING...ALTHOUGH SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

THEN THERE IS A CHANCE FOR MORE THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS
WEEK...MAINLY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
418 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-190930-
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BEADLE-KINGSBURY-
BROOKINGS-GREGORY-JERAULD-SANBORN-MINER-LAKE-MOODY-BRULE-AURORA-
DAVISON-HANSON-MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-CHARLES MIX-DOUGLAS-HUTCHINSON-
TURNER-LINCOLN SD-BON HOMME-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
418 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
IOWA...SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...EAST CENTRAL
SOUTH DAKOTA...SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHEAST SOUTH
DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAY ACCOMPANY NUMEROUS SHOWERS TODAY INTO
TONIGHT. NO SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ELEVATED FIRE DANGER...HIGH TO VERY HIGH...IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY DUE TO STRONG WINDS. THIS POTENTIAL MAY BE
AFFECTED SOMEWHAT IF SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS RECEIVED TODAY AND
TONIGHT...BUT IN ANY EVENT THE STRONG WINDS WOULD THREATEN THE
SPREAD OF ANY FIRES THAT DO START.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
409 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
190915-
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-
409 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WHILE AN ISOLATED STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL
BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS TODAY...THE BETTER
CHANCE FOR MORE WIDESPREAD SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL COME IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. WHILE LARGE HAIL TO THE SIZE OF
QUARTERS OR LARGER...ALONG WITH THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS
OF 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED...THERE WILL ALSO BE THE POSSIBILITY OF
ISOLATED TORNADOES...PRIMARILY BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 4 PM AND 10 PM
CDT.

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

THUNDERSTORMS RETURN TO THE FORECAST THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

&&

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

$$

ROSSI/JCB


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
640 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

NEZ005>010-026>029-094-181300-
BLAINE-BOYD-BROWN-GARFIELD-HOLT-KEYA PAHA-LOUP-ROCK-WHEELER-
EASTERN CHERRY-WESTERN CHERRY-
INCLUDING...AINSWORTH...BASSETT...BURWELL...ONEILL...SPENCER...
SPRINGVIEW AND VALENTINE
640 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

.NOW...
AT 635 AM CDT DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS FROM 8 MILES NORTHEAST OF CROOKSTON TO 13 MILES SOUTH
OF EWING...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
VALENTINE...AINSWORTH...ONEILL...BUTTE...LYNCH...SPARKS...NEWPORT...
SPRINGVIEW...STUART AND EWING.

THROUGH 8 AM CDT...7 AM MDT...RAIN WILL BE WIDESPREAD. HEAVY RAIN
WILL ACCOMPANY THE THUNDERSTORMS WITH RAINFALL RATES NEAR 1 INCH PER
HOUR.

2 HOUR RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1/2 TO 1 INCH ARE LIKELY ACROSS THE
SANDHILLS AS THIS AREA OF HEAVY RAIN MOVES NORTH THIS MORNING.

THIS RAIN WAS ASSOCIATED WITH A DEEP UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM ACROSS
EASTERN COLORADO. THIS SYSTEM WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST TODAY AND
PRODUCE ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

$$

CDC

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