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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
442 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

MNZ039-046-SDZ003>011-015>023-033>037-045-048-051-190945-
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-BROWN-MARSHALL-
ROBERTS-WALWORTH-EDMUNDS-DAY-DEWEY-POTTER-FAULK-SPINK-CLARK-
CODINGTON-GRANT-HAMLIN-DEUEL-STANLEY-SULLY-HUGHES-HYDE-HAND-JONES-
LYMAN-BUFFALO-
442 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014 /342 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL
MINNESOTA...CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA...NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION DUE TO STRONG
SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES. THE
STRONGEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS WILL OCCUR ALONG
AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 83 WHERE A WIND ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WITH THE STRONG WINDS WILL RANGE
BETWEEN 40 TO 50 PERCENT. AREAS ALONG THE MISSOURI RIVER WILL SEE
LOWER MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DUE TO WARMER TEMPERATURES
IN THE 70S AND LOWER 80S. WINDS ALONG THE MISSOURI RIVER SHOULD
REMAIN UNDER 25 MPH DURING PEAK HEATING.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA LATE THIS AFTERNOON. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$
SD

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.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
426 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

NDZ003-005-013-021>023-025-035>037-047-048-050-051-190930-
RENVILLE-ROLETTE-PIERCE-MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-BURLEIGH-
KIDDER-STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
426 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR TODAY. USE CAUTION IF
TRAVELING...AND PLEASE SEE WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
426 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

NDZ034-040>046-190930-
MORTON-SLOPE-HETTINGER-GRANT-BOWMAN-ADAMS-SIOUX-EMMONS-
426 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014 /326 AM MDT FRI APR 18 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA AND SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PERIOD OF BREEZY SOUTHEAST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED THIS MORNING
AND EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH. USE CAUTION IF
TRAVELING.

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS LATER TODAY AND THIS EVENING.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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