Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
623 PM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

623 PM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Nebraska and
portions of north central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

A Heat Advisory remains in effect through 8 PM this evening for
counties along and south of the Nebraska-Kansas border, where heat
index values of generally 100 to 105 degrees remain possible.

In addition, the entire outlook area has at least a slight chance
of thunderstorms at some point this evening through the overnight
hours. While widespread severe weather is not expected, there is
a Marginal Risk that a few storms could become severe, with the
primary threats being hail up to around quarter size, wind gusts
to around 60 MPH, and locally heavy rainfall of 1 inch or more.
However, a repeat of widespread heavy rainfall over multiple
counties such as what occurred yesterday and last night is not

Lastly, as a result of very heavy rain over the past 24 to 30
hours, Flood Warnings remain in effect at this time for both
eastern Franklin County and also for the Republican River across
southern Webster and far southwestern Nuckolls counties. Please
refer to these Flood Warning statements for further details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

A Heat Advisory or an Excessive Heat Warning are in effect for
the entire outlook area on Wednesday afternoon. The Excessive
Heat Warning continues through Friday mainly southeast of a line
from York, Nebraska to Phillipsburg, Kansas. The heat index will
climb to between 100 and 108 degrees in many areas. Please refer
to advisory and warning statements for additional details.

Chances for thunderstorms return to the area Thursday night
through Monday night.


There is a low chance that storm spotters will be needed this
evening or tonight within some portion of the outlook area.


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