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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
426 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.RECENT RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND RAINFALL WILL CAUSE THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE AT WABASHA MINNESOTA AND ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE AT MCGREGOR IOWA. HERE IS THE LATEST STAGE AND FORECAST
INFORMATION.

RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY TWO
FEET OF WATER TO FLOAT MOST AUTOMOBILES...INCLUDING SPORT UTILITY
VEHICLES. TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

ADDITIONAL RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/LACROSSE .

&&

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-170026-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0010.140418T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGI4.1.RS.140418T1200Z.140420T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
426 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  3:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 16.5 FEET BY SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD COVERING
  PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
414 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

MOZ019-027-035-036-049-051-052-059>065-170000-
/O.NEW.KLSX.FW.W.0006.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
FRANKLIN MO-GASCONADE MO-JEFFERSON MO-LEWIS MO-LINCOLN MO-
MARION MO-MONTGOMERY MO-OSAGE MO-PIKE MO-RALLS MO-ST. CHARLES MO-
ST. LOUIS CITY MO-ST. LOUIS MO-WARREN MO-
414 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PARTS OF MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 019...027...
  035...036...049...051...052...059...060...061...062...063...
  064 AND 065.

* 20FT WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 22 PERCENT.

* 10HR FUELS...LESS THAN 9 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS ARE CONDUCIVE FOR THE RAPID SPREAD
  AND GROWTH OF UNCONTROLLED WILDFIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

KANOFSKY

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
414 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

MOZ018-026-034-041-042-047-048-050-170000-
/O.UPG.KLSX.FW.A.0002.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KLSX.FW.W.0006.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
AUDRAIN MO-BOONE MO-CALLAWAY MO-COLE MO-KNOX MO-MONITEAU MO-
MONROE MO-SHELBY MO-
414 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR PARTS OF MISSOURI...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE
WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 018...026...
  034...041...042...047...048 AND 050.

* 20FT WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 21 PERCENT.

* 10HR FUELS...LESS THAN 9 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS ARE CONDUCIVE FOR THE RAPID SPREAD
  AND GROWTH OF UNCONTROLLED WILDFIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
413 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF SOUTHERN IOWA FROM
LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...

.A STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND AND DRIER AIR MOVING IN WILL
LOWER THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON TO
BETWEEN 25 AND 30 PERCENT ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHERN IOWA. THIS WILL
LEAD TO RED FLAG CONDITIONS.

IAZ058>062-070>075-081>086-092>097-161715-
/O.UPG.KDMX.FW.A.0001.140416T1500Z-140417T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDMX.FW.W.0002.140416T1700Z-140416T2300Z/
GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-
MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-
RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
413 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS....

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
NOON TODAY TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM MID MORNING TO MID
  AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL FALL THROUGHOUT THE MORNING
  AND BOTTOM OUT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WIND...A SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45MPH
  AT TIMES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 27 PERCENT.

* FUEL...FUELS SHOULD DRY QUICKLY TODAY WITH INCREASING WIND AND
  DRIER AIR MOVING IN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT START MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY DUE TO THE
  VERY STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
348 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TODAY...

.A VERY DRY AND WARM AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD EASTERN
KANSAS AND NORTHERN AND WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI TODAY...RESULTING IN
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 25 PERCENT DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS. THIS COUPLED WITH VERY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS
--GUSTING OVER 40 MPH-- WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS OVER THE REGION TODAY.

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-161700-
/O.UPG.KEAX.FW.A.0003.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KEAX.FW.W.0014.140416T1600Z-140417T0000Z/
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-
JOHNSON KS-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-
PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-
BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-
RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-
CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
348 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
001...002...003...004...005...006...007...008...011...012...013...
014...015...016...017...020...021...022...023...024...025...025...
028...029...030...031...032...033...037...038...039...040...043...
044...045...046...053...054...057...060...102...103...104 AND
105...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025 ATCHISON
  KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 057 MIAMI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 060 LINN
  KS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 DONIPHAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 103
  LEAVENWORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 104 WYANDOTTE AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  105 JOHNSON KS. IN MISSOURI...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 ATCHISON
  MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NODAWAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 003
  WORTH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 GENTRY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005
  HARRISON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 006 MERCER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 007
  PUTNAM...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 008 SCHUYLER... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011
  HOLT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 012 ANDREW... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 013 DE
  KALB...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 014 DAVIESS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015
  GRUNDY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 016 SULLIVAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017
  ADAIR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 020 BUCHANAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 021
  CLINTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 022 CALDWELL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 023
  LIVINGSTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 024 LINN MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 025
  MACON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 028 PLATTE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 029
  CLAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 030 RAY...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031
  CARROLL...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 CHARITON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 033
  RANDOLPH...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 037 JACKSON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 038
  LAFAYETTE... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 039 SALINE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 040
  HOWARD... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 043 CASS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 044
  JOHNSON MO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 045 PETTIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 046
  COOPER...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 053 BATES AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 054
  HENRY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING
  WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING BELOW 30 PERCENT BY 11 AM AND
  BELOW 25 PERCENT FROM 1 PM THROUGH 6 PM.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO UPPER 60S.

* IMPACTS...FIRES CAN START QUICKLY...SPREAD RAPIDLY AND BURN
  INTENSELY. ALL OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE AVOIDED IN RED FLAG
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$


CUTTER


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
421 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...A STRONG SOUTHERLY WIND WILL DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHERN IOWA TODAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTH DAKOTA WILL MOVE EAST TODAY.
WARMER AIR WILL SURGE INTO IOWA AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM ON A STRONG
SOUTHERLY WIND. THE SYSTEM WILL MOVE EAST TONIGHT ALLOWING THE
WIND TO DIMINISH AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS IOWA.

IAZ036>039-047>050-060>062-074-075-085-086-096-097-161730-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WI.Y.0012.140416T1800Z-140416T2300Z/
HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-POLK-
JASPER-POWESHIEK-MARION-MAHASKA-MONROE-WAPELLO-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...
ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...
WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...
TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...DES MOINES...NEWTON...
GRINNELL...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...
CENTERVILLE...BLOOMFIELD
421 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE WIND WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE MORNING PEAKING
  BETWEEN EARLY AND MID AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WIND WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

FAB

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
421 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...A STRONG SOUTHERLY WIND WILL DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHERN IOWA TODAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTH DAKOTA WILL MOVE EAST TODAY.
WARMER AIR WILL SURGE INTO IOWA AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM ON A STRONG
SOUTHERLY WIND. THE SYSTEM WILL MOVE EAST TONIGHT ALLOWING THE
WIND TO DIMINISH AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS IOWA.

IAZ057>059-070>073-081>084-092>095-161730-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WI.Y.0012.140416T1500Z-140416T2300Z/
AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...
PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...ATLANTIC...
GREENFIELD...STUART...ADAIR...FONTANELLE...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...
INDIANOLA...NORWALK...CARLISLE...CORNING...CRESTON...OSCEOLA...
CHARITON...BEDFORD...LENOX...NEW MARKET...MOUNT AYR...LAMONI...
LEON...CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON
421 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THE WIND WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE MORNING PEAKING
  BETWEEN MID MORNING AND MID AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WIND WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT TODAY
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
347 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

..STRONG SOUTH WINDS ACROSS EASTERN KANSAS AND MISSOURI TODAY...

.STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF SURFACE COLD FRONT
TOADY...AND PERSIST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 35 THIS
AFTERNOON...BUT CONDITIONS WILL STILL BE VERY NEAR ADVISORY CRITERIA
FARTHER EAST SO HAVE INCLUDED THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA FOR TODAYS
WIND ADVISORY.

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-161700-
/O.NEW.KEAX.WI.Y.0015.140416T1500Z-140417T0000Z/
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-
JOHNSON KS-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-
PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-
BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-
RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-
CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATCHISON...PAOLA...MOUND CITY...TROY...
LEAVENWORTH...OVERLAND PARK...OLATHE...TARKIO...MARYVILLE...
GRANT CITY...ALBANY...STANBERRY...BETHANY...PRINCETON...
UNIONVILLE...LANCASTER...DOWNING...OREGON...SAVANNAH...CAMERON...
GALLATIN...JAMESPORT...TRENTON...MILAN...GREEN CITY...
KIRKSVILLE...ST. JOSEPH...PLATTSBURG...HAMILTON...POLO...
CHILLICOTHE...BROOKFIELD...MACON...LA PLATA...PARKVILLE...
PLATTE CITY...WESTON...LIBERTY...EXCELSIOR SPRINGS...RICHMOND...
CARROLLTON...SALISBURY...KEYTESVILLE...MOBERLY...KANSAS CITY...
INDEPENDENCE...LEXINGTON...CONCORDIA...MARSHALL...FAYETTE...
NEW FRANKLIN...RAYMORE...HARRISONVILLE...PLEASANT HILL...
WARRENSBURG...SEDALIA...BOONVILLE...BUTLER...RICH HILL...CLINTON
347 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
  ARE LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED ROADS LIKE INTERSTATE
  70...HIGHWAY 50 OR HIGHWAY 36. MOTORISTS OF HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT
  VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER GREATER DIFFICULTY IN DRIVING. LOOSE
  OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS WILL BE TOSSED AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED
WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. ALSO...TAKE
ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND OTHER LOOSE
OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

$$


CUTTER


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
505 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>035-044>046-171100-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
505 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FIRE DANGER WILL BE ELEVATED TODAY DUE TO GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY BY THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT. AT THIS TIME
THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
505 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

IAZ036>039-047>050-057>062-070>075-081>086-092>097-171100-
HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-
AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-
WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-
TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
505 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FIRE DANGER WILL BE ELEVATED TODAY DUE TO GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY BY THIS AFTERNOON.

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING UNTIL THIS
EVENING.  PLEASE REFER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT. AT THIS TIME
THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
447 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-171000-
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-
ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-
CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-
RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
447 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST...NORTH CENTRAL AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS EXTREME EASTERN KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

 WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS HAVE PROMPTED THE ISSUANCE OF BOTH A RED
 FLAG WARNING AND A WIND ADVISORY FOR THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA TODAY.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/IMAGES/FXC/EAX/EM1/EAX-EMBRIEFING1.PDF

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

 NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.


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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
428 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-170930-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
428 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED
TODAY. GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY WEST
OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH AFTERNOON.

WARM TEMPERATURES...STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...AND
DRIED VEGETATION WILL COMBINE TO RESULT IN A HIGH VERY HIGH
THREAT OF GRASS FIRES TODAY. EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST IOWA...AND
NORTHWEST ILLINOIS WILL BE MOST AT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
410 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-170915-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
410 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN...SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MANY RIVERS AND STREAMS HAVE OR ARE FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN...DUE TO THE HEAVY RAINFALL FROM
LAST WEEKEND. THE FAST RESPONDING RIVERS HAVE CRESTED...WITH THE
SLOW RESPONDING RIVERS STILL RISING. BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD YOU LIVE NEAR ANY OF THESE SWOLLEN RIVERS OR STREAMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE SLOW RESPONDING RIVERS...SUCH AS THE ROCK RIVER...WILL
CONTINUE TO RISE THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK. THESE RIVERS ARE
EXPECTED TO CREST AND SLOWLY FALL OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT
WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
403 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-095>102-MOZ018-019-026-027-
034>036-041-042-047>052-059>065-072>075-084-085-099-170000-
GREENE IL-MACOUPIN IL-MONTGOMERY IL-BOND IL-FAYETTE IL-CLINTON IL-
MARION IL-WASHINGTON IL-RANDOLPH IL-ADAMS IL-BROWN IL-PIKE IL-
CALHOUN IL-JERSEY IL-MADISON IL-ST. CLAIR IL-MONROE IL-KNOX MO-
LEWIS MO-SHELBY MO-MARION MO-MONROE MO-RALLS MO-PIKE MO-BOONE MO-
AUDRAIN MO-MONITEAU MO-COLE MO-OSAGE MO-CALLAWAY MO-MONTGOMERY MO-
LINCOLN MO-GASCONADE MO-WARREN MO-ST. CHARLES MO-FRANKLIN MO-
ST. LOUIS MO-ST. LOUIS CITY MO-JEFFERSON MO-CRAWFORD MO-
WASHINGTON MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-STE. GENEVIEVE MO-IRON MO-
MADISON MO-REYNOLDS MO-
403 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN AND
CENTRAL MISSOURI AS WELL AS WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

VERY LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES COMBINED WITH STRONG
WINDS AND DRY VEGETATION WILL CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS TODAY ACROSS PARTS OF CENTRAL...EASTERN...AND NORTHERN
MISSOURI...AND AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL BE PRESENT ACROSS
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI AS WELL AS WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS.
A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THROUGH 7 PM FOR AREAS
WHERE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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KANOFSKY

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
859 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ032>034-
041>044-053>055-061-170200-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-VERNON-
CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
859 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...AND SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE KICKAPOO
RIVER IN SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN. OTHER RIVERS INCLUDING THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RUN HIGH FROM RECENT RAINS
AND SNOW MELT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

STRONG SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF
3O TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY...MAINLY ACROSS THE HIGHER
TERRAIN AREAS OF SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...NORTHEAST IOWA AND
SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ANY PRECIPITATION REPORTS WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT WOULD BE
APPRECIATED. ALSO...ANY REPORTS OF RIVER FLOODING WOULD BE
APPRECIATED AS WELL.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

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BOYNE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
329 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>051-053-055-057-161200-
CASS-CHAMPAIGN-DE WITT-DOUGLAS-EDGAR-FULTON-KNOX-LOGAN-MACON-
MARSHALL-MASON-MCLEAN-MENARD-MORGAN-PEORIA-PIATT-SANGAMON-
SCHUYLER-SCOTT-STARK-TAZEWELL-VERMILION-WOODFORD-
329 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS AND EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING AGAIN OVERNIGHT
UNTIL MID MORNING WEDNESDAY. PEOPLE WITH SENSITIVE VEGETATION
SHOULD TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT VULNERABLE PLANTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SOUTH WINDS ON WEDNESDAY WILL GUST FROM 35 TO 40 MPH...WITH THE
HIGHEST VALUES FROM I-55 NORTHWEST. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES ON EAST-WEST ROADWAYS MORE DIFFICULT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

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