Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
352 PM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

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352 PM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

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

.DAY ONE...LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE
OUTLOOK AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. THE MAIN THREATS WOULD BE HAIL UP
TO THE SIZE OF QUARTERS AND THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

FROM THE DAYTIME HOURS MONDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...THERE ARE
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WITHIN PARTS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.
THESE SMALL CHANCES ARE FAIRLY UNCERTAIN...ESPECIALLY DURING THE
DAY MONDAY. ALTHOUGH THE PROBABILITY OF SEVERE STORMS CURRENTLY
APPEARS FAIRLY LOW...IT IS NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION THAT A FEW
STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE STORMS COULD MATERIALIZE LATE MONDAY
AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY NIGHT....WITH HAIL UP TO AROUND QUARTER SIZE
AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH BEING THE MAIN THREATS.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA
THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

OVERALL...THE BIGGEST WEATHER STORY OF THE UPCOMING WEEK WILL BE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS HEAT. ON EACH AFTERNOON FROM MONDAY THROUGH AT
LEAST FRIDAY...AT LEAST PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA ARE EXPECTED TO
SEE THE HEAT INDEX CLIMB BETWEEN 100 AND 105 DEGREES. ON
MONDAY...VALUES AROUND 100 DEGREES WILL MAINLY FOCUS NEAR AND SOUTH
OF THE NEBRASKA-KANSAS BORDER. THEN FROM TUESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY...HEAT INDICES OF 100 OR HIGHER WILL EXPAND TO INCLUDE MUCH
OF THE OUTLOOK AREA...WITH THE OVERALL-HOTTEST DAYS EXPECTED TO BE
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY FOR MOST LOCATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED ON AN ISOLATED BASIS THROUGH
TONIGHT.

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

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