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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1210 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-230815-
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-
1210 PM CST MON DEC 22 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

SNOW IS LIKELY TONIGHT BEGINNING IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THIS
EVENING...THEN SPREADING TOWARD INTERSTATE 80 BY SUNRISE.
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE LIKELY AVERAGE AN INCH OR SO IN
NORTHEAST NEBRASKA...GENERALLY NORTHWEST OF A COLUMBUS TO PENDER
LINE...WITH ONLY A DUSTING TO THE SOUTHEAST TOWARD INTERSTATE 80.

THE STRONG STORM SYSTEM BRINGING THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY MOVE
EAST INTO EASTERN IOWA LATE TONIGHT. COLDER AIR TRAILING THIS
SYSTEM WILL HELP CHANGE RAIN OVER TO SNOW. WHILE MUCH OF EASTERN
NEBRASKA AND WESTERN IOWA WILL SEE RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON...A
PERIOD OF NO PRECIPITATION IS LIKELY FOR A TIME LATE IN THE DAY
AND THIS EVENING BEFORE MORE MOVES IN FROM THE NORTH. EXPECT SNOW
TO BEGIN IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN SPREAD
TOWARD THE INTERSTATE BY SUNRISE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY BEFORE ENDING FROM WEST TO EAST
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT. WIDESPREAD TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS AROUND
2 INCHES ARE LIKELY. THERE COULD BE SOME LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS...ESPECIALLY IN NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND EAST CENTRAL
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA. GUSTY NORTH OR NORTHWEST WINDS ARE
ALSO FORECAST TUESDAY...WHICH MAY CAUSE SOME BLOWING SNOW AS WELL.

THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE CHRISTMAS NIGHT INTO
EARLY FRIDAY...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST NEBRASKA AND WEST CENTRAL
IOWA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
728 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-231330-
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-
728 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FOG WILL AFFECT MOST OF THE REGION THIS
MORNING. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO 1 TO 2 MILES AT
TIMES...AND LOCALLY 1/4 TO 1/2 MILE IN SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL KANSAS FOR TUESDAY AND
TUESDAY NIGHT...WITH SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.
MEANWHILE...A RAIN SNOW MIXTURE WILL POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
KANSAS DURING THE DAY CHANGING OVER TO LIGHT SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT.
NO ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN KANSAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
416 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
231200-
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-
416 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

TONIGHT WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE
OUTLOOK AREA...WITH THE BEST CHANCES BEING ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA NORTH OF INTERSTATE 80...WHERE SNOWFALL TOTALS
APPROACHING ONE INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE. ACCOMPANYING THE POTENTIAL
FOR SNOWFALL WILL BE INCREASING NORTHWEST WINDS BEHIND A PASSING
COLD FRONT. SUSTAINED SPEEDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
WILL BE POSSIBLE...AND COMBINED WITH ANY FALLING SNOW...MAY RESULT
IN TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

BETTER CHANCES FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE ENTIRE
OUTLOOK AREA ON TUESDAY. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
TO 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE
INTO TUESDAY...AND COMBINED WITH FALLING SNOW MAY RESULT IN TRAVEL
DIFFICULTIES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

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