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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
131 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014


KSZ011-012-022>024-026-038>040-054>056-058-059-220200-
/O.NEW.KTOP.HT.Y.0005.140821T1831Z-140822T0200Z/
NEMAHA-BROWN-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-WABAUNSEE-
SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HIAWATHA...MANHATTAN...TOPEKA...
LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
131 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...THE MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX WILL RANGE FROM 103 TO 109
  DEGREES THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE SLOWLY DECREASING THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXCESSIVE HEAT OF THIS NATURE CAN RAPIDLY CAUSE HEAT
  RELATED SICKNESS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN HIGH HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO
COMBINE WITH HOT TEMPERATURES TO MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS
105 DEGREES OR GREATER. PERSONS ARE ADVISED TO AVOID PROLONGED
WORK IN THE SUN...OR IN POORLY VENTILATED AREAS. ALSO KEEP PLENTY
OF LIQUIDS ON HAND AND TRY TO STAY IN AN AIR CONDITIONED
ENVIRONMENT.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE
AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK...THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT
SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN
EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
320 PM MDT THU AUG 21 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-221015-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
320 PM MDT THU AUG 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ACROSS YUMA AND KIT
CARSON COUNTIES IN COLORADO BETWEEN 5 PM AND 10 PM MDT. SMALL
HAIL...GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN
IMPACTS WITH THE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS AN ENHANCED THREAT OF SEVERE STORMS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
FRIDAY NIGHT. THE HIGHEST POTENTIAL FOR STORMS WILL OCCUR FROM 2
PM TO MIDNIGHT MDT /3 PM TO 1 AM CDT/ NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70. THE
BEST CHANCES FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS LIE ALONG AND NORTH OF
HIGHWAY 24. LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND HEAVY RAINS ARE THE
MAIN THREATS. A TORNADO OR TWO CAN NOT BE RULED OUT NORTH OF A
LINE FROM BURLINGTON COLORADO TO MCCOOK NEBRASKA.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH
THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST PERIOD. STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE BOTH MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
413 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-222115-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
413 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

HEAT INDICES FROM 100 TO 105 ARE LIKELY LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND WINDS AROUND
50 MPH OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING PRIMARILY OVER WESTERN KANSAS ON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON WILL MOVE EAST REACHING CENTRAL KANSAS FRIDAY EVENING. A
FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE PENNY SIZED HAIL AND 50 TO 55
MPH WINDS.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH NEXT
WEDNESDAY. THE GREATEST RISK FOR THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD OCCUR SUNDAY
AND MONDAY FROM LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE IN THE EVENING
ON BOTH DAYS. STRONG TO POSSIBLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER CENTRAL KANSAS WHERE HAIL UP TO PENNY
SIZE AND WINDS GUSTS OF 60 MPH MAY OCCUR.

HEAT INDICES FROM 100 TO 105 ARE LIKELY LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION FOR FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT (LOWERCASE) HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

ES/KETCHAM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
357 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-222100-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
357 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES ARE EXPECTED TO REACH INTO THE 101 TO 109
DEGREES...WITH THE HOTTEST CONDITIONS IN NORTHEAST AND EAST
CENTRAL KANSAS.

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY
SOUTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM MINNEAPOLIS TO JUNCTION CITY TO
COUNCIL GROVE.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT MAINLY
NEAR AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70...WITH THE BEST CHANCE IN NORTH
CENTRAL KANSAS. IF STORMS DEVELOP BY EARLY EVENING...THEY
MAY PRODUCE LOCALLY STRONG WIND GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HEAT INDICES FRIDAY AFTERNOON ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 101 TO 104
DEGREES.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT IN MUCH OF
NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS. THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN
ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY BEFORE SPREADING
SOUTH INTO EAST CENTRAL KANSAS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.
WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ARE POSSIBLE ONCE AGAIN ACROSS
MUCH OF THE AREA TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
332 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
221200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
332 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HEAT INDEX READINGS NEAR 100 DEGREES WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT ACROSS
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM BEAVER
CITY...TO KEARNEY AND WOLBACH. A FEW SEVERE STORMS CANNOT BE RULED
OUT WITH THIS ACTIVITY...WITH HAIL AS BIG AS QUARTERS AND BRIEF
THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH BEING THE PRIMARY
THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA
LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND SOME OF THIS ACTIVITY
COULD BE SEVERE. HAIL TO AROUND THE SIZE OF GOLF
BALLS...THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH...AND AN ISOLATED
TORNADO OR TWO WILL ALL BE POSSIBLE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO
FRIDAY EVENING.

INTERMITTENT CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS ALSO EXIST IN THE FORECAST
FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HEAT INDEX READINGS NEAR 100 DEGREES WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...AS WELL AS
PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST
OF A LINE FROM BEAVER CITY TO OSCEOLA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION COULD BE NEEDED THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT
ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS...AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM BEAVER
CITY...TO KEARNEY AND WOLBACH.

&&

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

$$

BRYANT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1149 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-220700-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
1149 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
IOWA...WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA...NORTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE WILL BE SOME CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA MAINLY
DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVING INTO
NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THIS AFTERNOON IS ONE AREA WHERE STORMS MAY
DEVELOP. A SECOND AREA WILL BE NEAR THE KANSAS BORDER IN SOUTHEAST
NEBRASKA WHERE WEAK UPPER LEVEL WAVES MAY TRIGGER DEVELOPMENT IN
KANSAS THIS EVENING ALONG A STATIONARY FRONT WITH STORMS MOVING
NORTHEAST INTO NEBRAKSA LATE TONIGHT. ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS MAY
OCCUR WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS THE PRIMARY HAZARDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK
OVER MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.


$$

FOBERT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1119 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-221630-
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-
1119 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014 /1019 AM MDT THU AUG 21 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AGAIN THIS EVENING OVER
WESTERN NEBRASKA...GENERALLY WEST OF HIGHWAY 83. STORMS THAT
DEVELOP WILL REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LIMITS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. ALTHOUGH A
SEVERE STORM OR TWO WILL BE POSSIBLE...THE BIGGER THREAT APPEARS
TO BE HEAVY RAINFALL AS A TROPICAL AIR MASS WILL BE IN PLACE.

.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)

$$

TAYLOR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
236 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-220745-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
236 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014 /136 AM MDT THU AUG 21 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING. THESE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE
SEVERE BUT MAY BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 55 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TOMORROW NIGHT
WITH A BETTER CHANCE LATE SUNDAY INTO THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.
IT IS TOO EARLY TO TELL IF ANY OF THESE STORMS WILL BECOME SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT OUR WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC

$$

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