Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
350 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
350 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016 /250 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A SLOW MOVING SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE
PLAINS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. THE SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE A MIXTURE
FROM SNOW IN THE WEST TO RAIN IN THE NORTH CENTRAL...AND A
MIXTUREOF RAIN AND SNOW ACROSS THE WEST.

RAIN WILL MOVE NORTH THIS EVENING AND BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD. AS
TEMPERATURES FALL THE RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW IN THE EASTERN
PANHANDLE INTO THE SANDHILLS WITH SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED. A
BROAD AREA OF 4 TO 6 INCHES IS LIKELY WITH THE CHANCE FOR HIGHER
AMOUNTS. REFER TO WINTER HEADLINES THAT ARE IN EFFECT FOR THE
EASTERN PANHANDLE AND SANDHILLS THAT PROVIDES MORE DETAILS ON SNOW
TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS.

RAINFALL OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS MAY COME WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY
RAIN. RECENT RAINFALL WILL CREATE INCREASED RUNOFF POTENTIAL IN
HAYES...FRONTIER...SOUTHEAST LINCOLN AND CUSTER COUNTIES TONIGHT
INTO SATURDAY WITH A FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT.

THE TRANSITION FROM RAIN TO SNOW...ALONG WITH FALLING
TEMPERATURES WILL CREATE DETEORIATING ROAD CONDITIONS IN THE
PANHANDLE AND NORTHWEST TONIGHT. REFER TO THE LATEST
FORECAST...HEADLINES AND ROAD CONDITIONS IF GOING OUT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THE SPRING STORM WILL MOVE SLOWLY NORTHEAST CREATE IMPACTS UNTIL
SUNDAY WHEN IT IS FORECAST TO EXIT EAST. UNTIL THEN SNOW FALL
WILL CONTINUE IN THE WEST WITH SOME ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING OFF. SOME AREAS IN THE NORTHWEST
AND SANDHILLS MAY SEE HIGHER SNOW TOTALS BEFORE THE SNOW ENDS
SUNDAY. CONSULT THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER BULLETIN FOR LATEST
UPDATES AND DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

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