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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
0444 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

SDZ038>040-050-052>071-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-
IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-NEZ013-014-191200-
AURORA-BEADLE-BON HOMME-BROOKINGS-BRULE-BUENA VISTA IA-
CHARLES MIX-CHEROKEE IA-CLAY-CLAY IA-COTTONWOOD MN-DAKOTA NE-
DAVISON-DICKINSON IA-DIXON NE-DOUGLAS-GREGORY-HANSON-HUTCHINSON-
IDA IA-JACKSON MN-JERAULD-KINGSBURY-LAKE-LINCOLN-LINCOLN MN-
LYON IA-LYON MN-MCCOOK-MINER-MINNEHAHA-MOODY-MURRAY MN-NOBLES MN-
OBRIEN IA-OSCEOLA IA-PIPESTONE MN-PLYMOUTH IA-ROCK MN-SANBORN-
SIOUX IA-TURNER-UNION-WOODBURY IA-YANKTON-
0444 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA...
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHWEST IOWA...AND NORTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS...
A SMALL CHANCE FOR A THUNDERSTORM EXISTS FOR LATE TONIGHT ALONG
THE HIGHWAY 14 CORRIDOR INTO THE CENTRAL JAMES RIVER VALLEY. NO
SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED.

WIND...
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE MORNING ACROSS THE
JAMES RIVER VALLEY INTO SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...BECOMING
SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 35 MPH BY AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
WINDS WILL THEN DIMINISH EARLY THIS EVENING.

FIRE DANGER...
GUSTY SOUTH WINDS IN COMBINATION WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES OF 25 TO 35 PERCENT WILL RESULT IN A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER
FOR ALL BUT FAR SOUTHWESTERN MINNESOTA FOR TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE AREA ON SATURDAY...WITH BETTER CHANCES SATURDAY NIGHT
AND SUNDAY...MAINLY EAST OF THE JAMES RIVER. SEVERE STORMS ARE
NOT EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SIOUXFALLS. THIS INCLUDES THE GRAPHICAL HAZARDOUS
WEATHER OUTLOOK.

$$





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