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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
545 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-071045-
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-
545 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SLOWLY END THIS MORNING.
STRONG OR SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED...BUT LOW LYING AND FLOOD
PRONE AREAS MAY BE FLOODED ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
KANSAS...EAST AND SOUTH OF WICHITA.

ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING...MAINLY WEST OF INTERSTATE
135. THE SEVERE STORMS MAY BE CAPABLE OF GOLF BALL SIZE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...AND PERHAPS A TORNADO OR TWO. A
WIDESPREAD...HIGH END SEVERE WEATHER OUTBREAK APPEARS UNLIKELY AT
THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE FOR BOTH THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY GRADUALLY
STALLS ACROSS THE REGION. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE
MAIN CONCERNS...ALONG WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR VERY HEAVY RAINFALL
AND FLOODING. A BRIEF TORNADO OR TWO CANNOT BE RULED OUT AS WELL.

THE ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING AND PERHAPS EVEN SUNDAY...AS A STRONG STORM SYSTEM
APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTHWEST. ALL FACETS OF SEVERE WEATHER
...INCLUDING TORNADOES...ARE ONCE AGAIN POSSIBLE. THE SEVERE
WEATHER ON SATURDAY IS LIKELY TO BE MORE WIDESPREAD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING GENERALLY WEST OF INTERSTATE 135.

&&

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

$$

KETCHAM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
506 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-071015-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
506 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST OVER NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS
LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE WITH
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS THE PRIMARY THREATS. THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL OF NORTHEAST KANSAS TONIGHT...BUT SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY NIGHT. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED...BUT THE STORMS WILL
BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL WITH LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING POSSIBLE.

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY NIGHT WITH ALL MODES OF SEVERE WEATHER
POSSIBLE.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH A RISK OF
ADDITIONAL SEVERE STORMS OVER THE EASTERN COUNTIES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS WILL MAY BE NEEDED OVER NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

&&

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TOP/SITREP

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
502 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-071015-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
502 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...PRIMARILY EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...AFTER 5 PM.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ISOLATED POTENTIAL TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE MORNING...WITH THUNDERSTORMS
THEN BECOMING MORE SCATTERED FROM THE AFTERNOON INTO THE
EARLY EVENING HOURS.  ANY OF THE STRONGEST STORMS MAY PRODUCE
SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.  ADDITIONALLY...THE WIDESPREAD
RAINFALL WILL ALLOW FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING CONCERNS
PRIMARY ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
STORMS WILL AGAIN DEVELOP ACROSS THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS
TODAY AND MAY SPREAD INTO THE REGION LATE TONIGHT.
SHOULD THE STORMS BE MAINTAINED THIS FAR EAST
THEY WOULD POSE A LIMITED RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER...AGAIN
PRIMARILY ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN
POTENTIAL.
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THE UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH
DAILY THUNDERSTORM CHANCES.  THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER
WILL INCREASE FRIDAY NIGHT...AND PARTICULARLY SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.  CONDITIONS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
WILL SUPPORT THE POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER AND
ANY WEEKEND PLANS SHOULD INCORPORATE WEATHER MONITORING.
THE COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK WHICH WILL
BRING DRIER WEATHER TO THE REGION.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
500 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-071000-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
500 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN
ARKANSAS TODAY. WHILE A STORM MAY BECOME STRONG...THE POSSIBILITY OF
SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE ACROSS THE STATE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...AS SEVERAL SYSTEM MOVE THROUGH. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE STATE LATE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY...WITH DRY WEATHER RETURNING
BY TUESDAY. HOWEVER...AT THIS TIME...WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS
NOT ANTICIPATED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$

58

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
354 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-095>102-MOZ018-019-026-027-
034>036-041-042-047>052-059>065-072>075-084-085-099-071200-
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-
354 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI AS WELL AS WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS TODAY. THESE STORMS ARE
NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY THROUGH MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

BYRD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
348 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-070900-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
348 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF THE
  OUTLOOK AREA TODAY ESPECIALLY ALONG AND WEST OF THE HIGHWAY 65
  CORRIDOR. THE PRIMARY RISK WITH THESE STORMS WILL BE CLOUD TO
  GROUND LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  INTERMITTENT CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE FROM
  THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A FEW STRONG TO POTENTIALLY SEVERE
  STORMS MAY DEVELOP FRIDAY. OTHERWISE THE RISK FOR ORGANIZED
  SEVERE WEATHER IS LIMITED AT BEST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF/SITREP(ALL LOWERCASE)

THIS PRODUCT IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...
HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

FOSTER

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1151 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-061700-
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-
1151 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

 THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS EAST
 CENTRAL KANSAS INTO WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE
 EARLY EVENING HOURS...BUT HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

 ADDITIONAL STORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. WHILE THE
 THREAT OF SEVERE STORMS IS LOW AT THIS TIME...A FEW STRONG STORMS
 ARE POSSIBLE.

 WITH SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS WEEK...PARTS OF
 NORTHWEST MISSOURI AND NORTHEAST KANSAS MAY SEE SEVERAL INCHES OF
 RAINFALL BY FRIDAY MORNING.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EAX/HWO

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1030 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-061700-
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
1030 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

.NOW...
AT 1025 AM...SCATTERED SHOWERS WERE CONFINED TO PORTIONS OF
OSAGE WASHINGTON NOWATA CRAIG AND NORTHERN ROGERS COUNTIES
IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND CARROLL AND MADISON COUNTIES IN
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WAS OBSERVED
IN NOWATA COUNTY. THE PRECIPITATION WAS MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 35 MILES AN HOUR.

THROUGH NOON...
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL END IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AS THOSE
SHOWERS MOVE ACROSS THE STATE LINE INTO SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

SHOWERS IN MADISON COUNTY ARKANSAS WILL COME TO AN END AS
THOSE SHOWERS MOVE NORTH NORTHEAST INTO CARROLL COUNTY WHERE
SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON.

$$

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