Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
401 AM CDT Sun Apr 16 2017

401 AM CDT Sun Apr 16 2017 /301 AM MDT Sun Apr 16 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion

Cooler more stable air will arrive today on breezy NE winds. This
will push instability well south of SW Kansas, keeping the threat
for thunderstorms this afternoon and evening minimal. There is a
small chance of a strong thunderstorm near Barber county this
afternoon, with hail being the primary threat from any storm that
forms. Most if not all of the severe weather will be south of the
Kansas/Oklahoma border this afternoon and evening.

Scattered rain showers are expected across SW KS today, but any
thunder will be limited.

Areas of fog are expected to develop late tonight into Monday
morning. The fog may be dense in places, and a dense fog advisory
may be required.

Day 1 Hazards
* Hail: Limited risk
* Lightning: Elevated risk
* Fog: Elevated risk

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

Days 2-7 Discussion

A warming trend is expected Monday through Wednesday. Only
isolated thunderstorms are possible Monday, followed by dry
weather Tuesday. Isolated thunderstorms may develop across the
NE zones on a cold front late Wednesday, but again coverage will
be limited. Dry weather will prevail Thursday. A strong storm
system is expected to bring widespread rainfall Friday into
Saturday. The expected storm track will favor severe weather
remaining south of SW Kansas, across Oklahoma and Texas, on

Days 2-7 Hazards
* Monday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Fog: Limited risk

* Tuesday
  No hazards.

* Wednesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Thursday
  No hazards.

* Friday
  - Lightning: Limited risk

* Saturday
  No hazards.


Limited spotter activation is possible in and near Barber county
this afternoon and evening.


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



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