Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
316 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018

316 AM CST Sun Jan 21 2018 /216 AM MST Sun Jan 21 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion

Areas of fog will affect portions of west central, central, and
southwest Kansas through late this morning reducing visibility
below one mile at times.

A strong winter storm will move out of the Colorado Rockies into
the Western High Plains later this afternoon and evening impacting
west central and portions of southwest and central Kansas with
snow and blowing snow conditions. Snow accumulations up to 1 to 3
inches are possible. Strong north-northwest winds result in low
visibilities and drifting across east-west roads and highways.
Wind gusts up to 40 to 50 mph will be possible late Sunday night.

Day 1 Hazards
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
* Fog: Significant risk
* Freezing rain: Elevated risk
* Snow: Elevated risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Days 2-7 Discussion

Snow and blowing snow conditions may linger across central Kansas
early Monday due to wind gusts up around 40 to 50 mph.

Gusty winds and low relative humidity will create elevated fire
weather conditions late in the week.

Days 2-7 Hazards
* Monday
  - Excessive cold: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
  - Snow: Elevated risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  No hazards.

* Wednesday
  No hazards.

* Thursday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Friday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  No hazards.


Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.


For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo


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