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WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 87
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
345 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSC009-105-167-240400-
/O.CON.KICT.SV.A.0087.000000T0000Z-140424T0400Z/

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 87 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN KANSAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 3 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL KANSAS

BARTON                LINCOLN               RUSSELL

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...GREAT BEND...LINCOLN AND RUSSELL.

$$

KETCHAM

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 87
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
305 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 87 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

KSC009-029-039-051-063-065-089-101-105-109-123-135-137-141-147-
157-163-165-167-171-179-183-193-195-203-240400-
/O.NEW.KWNS.SV.A.0087.140423T2005Z-140424T0400Z/

KS
.    KANSAS COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

BARTON               CLOUD               DECATUR
ELLIS                GOVE                GRAHAM
JEWELL               LANE                LINCOLN
LOGAN                MITCHELL            NESS
NORTON               OSBORNE             PHILLIPS
REPUBLIC             ROOKS               RUSH
RUSSELL              SCOTT               SHERIDAN
SMITH                THOMAS              TREGO
WICHITA
$$

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 87
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
305 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 87 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

NEC001-011-019-023-035-037-047-059-061-065-073-077-079-081-083-
093-095-099-119-121-125-129-137-141-143-151-159-163-167-169-175-
181-185-240400-
/O.NEW.KWNS.SV.A.0087.140423T2005Z-140424T0400Z/

NE
.    NEBRASKA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ADAMS                BOONE               BUFFALO
BUTLER               CLAY                COLFAX
DAWSON               FILLMORE            FRANKLIN
FURNAS               GOSPER              GREELEY
HALL                 HAMILTON            HARLAN
HOWARD               JEFFERSON           KEARNEY
MADISON              MERRICK             NANCE
NUCKOLLS             PHELPS              PLATTE
POLK                 SALINE              SEWARD
SHERMAN              STANTON             THAYER
VALLEY               WEBSTER             YORK
$$


ATTN...WFO...ICT...GID...OAX...GLD...DDC...TOP...


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
344 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ032-033-047-048-050-067-240100-
/O.CON.KICT.FW.W.0022.000000T0000Z-140424T0100Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-RICE-RENO-
344 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 032...
033...047...048...050 AND 067...

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* TIMING...UNTIL THE EVENING HOURS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 28 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
  AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
  RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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

&&

$$

KETCHAM


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
544 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ008-009-020-021-034-035-232345-
/O.EXP.KTOP.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-140423T2300Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-CLOUD-CLAY-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONCORDIA...CLAY CENTER...ABILENE
544 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

SOUTH WINDS WILL REMAIN TO BE GUSTY INTO THE EARLY EVENING...WITH
BRIEF GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH POSSIBLE...BUT PERSISTENT AND WIDESPREAD STRONG
WINDS ARE NO LONGER ANTICIPATED.

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
409 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED INTO THE EVENING...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH WILL PERSIST
INTO THE EVENING. THE STRONG WINDS ARE DUE TO LOW PRESSURE THAT
WILL MOVE TOWARD THE CENTRAL PLAINS TODAY.

IAZ079-080-090-091-NEZ067-068-090>093-240000-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-140424T0000Z/
MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-CASS-OTOE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-
RICHARDSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD...RED OAK...SIDNEY...HAMBURG...
TABOR...FARRAGUT...CLARINDA...SHENANDOAH...PLATTSMOUTH...
NEBRASKA CITY...TECUMSEH...STERLING...AUBURN...PAWNEE CITY...
TABLE ROCK...FALLS CITY
409 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SPEEDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
341 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ032-033-047>052-067-068-082-083-091-092-240100-
/O.CON.KICT.WI.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-140424T0100Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-
RENO-HARVEY-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...LINCOLN...GREAT BEND...
ELLSWORTH...SALINA...LYONS...MCPHERSON...MARION...HUTCHINSON...
NEWTON...KINGMAN...WICHITA...ANTHONY...HARPER...WELLINGTON
341 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL AFFECT THE AREA UNTIL THE
  EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* WINDS...WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING WILL BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES ON EAST WEST
  ORIENTED ROADS SUCH AS INTERSTATE 70 AND HIGHWAY 54...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED.  WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

KETCHAM

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1036 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ040-041-047>049-061>064-073>077-083>087-
240100-
/O.CON.KGID.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-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
1036 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL REMAIN STRONG ALL DAY AND INTO 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
513 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-
513 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

STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL BE IN PLACE LATE THIS AFTERNOON FOR AREAS
GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 135. THESE STRONG WINDS
WILL ELEVATE THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER TO THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY
AREA WIDE WITH EXTREME FIRE DANGER EXPECTED WEST OF INTERSTATE
135. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WIND ADVISORY AND RED FLAG WARNING
FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE THIS AFTERNOON OVER NORTHWEST
KANSAS AND TRACK EAST SOUTHEAST LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
THE MAJORITY OF THE STORMS WILL AFFECT THE AREA AFTER DARK. SEVERE
STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT FOR LOCATIONS GENERALLY NORTHWEST
OF SALINA TO GREAT BEND LINE. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE GOLF BALL
SIZE HAIL AND 70 MPH WINDS.

THE STORMS WILL DIMINISH SOME AS THEY MOVE SOUTHEAST INTO SOUTH
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS OVERNIGHT. SOME 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 MAYBE NEEDED THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
FOR LOCATIONS NORTH AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 56.

&&

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

$$

KETCHAM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

NEZ030>032-042-043-050-065-078-088-240000-
BOONE-MADISON-STANTON-PLATTE-COLFAX-BUTLER-SEWARD-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM THIS EVENING.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE CURRENTLY DEVELOPING OVER SOUTH-CENTRAL
NEBRASKA AND NORTH-CENTRAL KANSAS ALONG A COLD FRONT DAYTIME HEATING
AND LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL ONLY FURTHER DESTABILIZE THE
ENVIRONMENT...THUS ALLOWING STORM TO BECOME SEVERE IN NATURE.
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE MAIN THREATS. LATER
TONIGHT...ACTIVITY MAY ORGANIZE INTO A LINE OF STORMS AND PUSH
ACROSS THE NEBRASKA...KANSAS BORDER...LEADING TO A THREAT OF
STRONG DAMAGING WINDS BY LATE EVENING.

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

SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE LATER
THIS WEEKEND AND THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-NEZ011-012-015>018-033-034-044-045-051>053-066-
089-240000-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-
PIERCE-WAYNE-CUMING-BURT-DODGE-WASHINGTON-SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-
LANCASTER-GAGE-
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP
THIS AFTERNOON AND PERSIST INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. A FEW
STORM MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG...GUSTY WINDS APPROACHING
SEVERE CRITERIA SOMETIME AFTER 8 PM. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS ALSO
POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS TONIGHT.

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

SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE LATER
THIS WEEKEND AND THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

IAZ079-080-090-091-NEZ067-068-090>093-240000-
MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-CASS-OTOE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-
RICHARDSON-
450 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST IOWA
AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA UNTIL 7 PM. SOUTH
TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST TO NEAR 45 MPH AT TIMES.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP
THIS AFTERNOON AND PERSIST INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. A FEW
STORM MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG...GUSTY WINDS APPROACHING
SEVERE CRITERIA SOMETIME AFTER 8 PM. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS ALSO
POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS TONIGHT.

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

SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE LATER
THIS WEEKEND AND THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
405 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-242115-
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-
405 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

 THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING OVER MUCH
 OF THE AREA. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

 THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA THURSDAY
 MORNING BEFORE EXITING THE AREA DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

 SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE SATURDAY INTO
 SUNDAY. A FEW STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE OVER THE WEEKEND.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/IMAGES/FXC/EAX/EM1/EAX-EMBRIEFING1.PDF

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
403 PM 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-
403 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE THROUGH EVENING WITH
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITHIN VARIOUS PARTS OF
THE OUTLOOK AREA. THE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE
HAIL UP TO AROUND THE SIZE OF HALF DOLLARS AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
TO AROUND 60 MPH.

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM 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.

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

LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ON THURSDAY WILL
RESULT IN NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING THE AFTERNOON
HOURS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN TO THE FORECAST BETWEEN SATURDAY NIGHT
AND 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
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING TIME FRAME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED WITHIN VARIOUS PARTS OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA THROUGH 11 PM.

&&

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

$$

FAY/PFANNKUCH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
345 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-242045-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
345 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS
THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED AND A WIND ADVISORY IS IN
EFFECT FOR THIS AREA.

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY
THIS AFTERNOON FOR MOST OF THE AREA NORTH AND WEST OF THE KANSAS
TURNPIKE.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE TODAY MAINLY NORTH AND
WEST OF THE KANSAS TURNPIKE. THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AHEAD OF AN ADVANCING COLD
FRONT. SOME OF THE THUNDERSTORMS IN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS COULD
BECOME SEVERE WITH QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS TO 60 MPH
LATER THIS EVENING.


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

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY LINGER INTO THE MID MORNING HOURS ON
THURSDAY ACROSS FAR EASTERN KANSAS.

AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP LATE FRIDAY NIGHT IN EASTERN
KANSAS...AND MAY BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL.

THE PERIOD FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING HAS THE
POTENTIAL FOR A MULTI DAY...POSSIBLY SIGNIFICANT...SEVERE WEATHER
EVENT WITH ALL WEATHER HAZARDS POSSIBLE INCLUDING TORNADOES VERY
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. THE DETAILS OF THIS TIME PERIOD
REMAIN UNCERTAIN...BUT THE INGREDIENTS ARE CERTAINLY COMING
TOGETHER TO INDICATE THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SEVERE
WEATHER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED NEAR AND WEST OF A LINE FROM
ABILENE TO MARYSVILLE THIS EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
158 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-241900-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
158 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  BREEZY SOUTHERLY WINDS...AT TIMES GUSTING TO AROUND 30
  MPH...WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS. THESE GUSTY
  WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH LOW HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE ELEVATED FIRE
  WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
  AFTERNOON.

  THUNDERSTORMS WILL BEGIN TO APPROACH THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE
  OUTLOOK AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
  EXPECTED THROUGH TOMORROW MORNING.

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

  THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF
  THE OZARKS REGION DURING THE DAY THURSDAY. INSTABILITY WILL BE
  LIMITED...HOWEVER A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
  OVER THE EASTERN OZARKS AND SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

  A FEW SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AS A
  WARM FRONT LIFTS THROUGH THE REGION. MORE ORGANIZED THUNDERSTORM
  CHANCES WILL THEN ARRIVE FOR SUNDAY AND MONDAY. THERE CONTINUES
  TO BE THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER SUNDAY AND MONDAY ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES...WHICH MAY INCLUDE PARTS
  OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS. THE SEVERE
  WEATHER THREAT AREA WILL DEPEND ON THE EXACT TRACK OF THIS STORM
  SYSTEM...WHICH REMAINS UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

  MUCH COOLER AIR WILL FILTER INTO THE AREA DURING THE MIDDLE OF
  NEXT WEEK...WITH SOME INDICATIONS THAT TEMPERATURES MAY DROP LOW
  ENOUGH TO RESULT IN A FROST OR FREEZE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
  OUTLOOK AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH
OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

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