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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
601 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

TXZ021>044-211100-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
601 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

CONVECTIVE

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
WITH THE ARRIVAL AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM. MODERATE INSTABILITY
AND DEEP LAYER WIND SHEAR WILL INCREASE THE CHANCE THAT SOME OF
THESE STORMS BECOME SEVERE...ESPECIALLY EAST OF A DIMMITT TO
BROWNFIELD LINE. THE STRONGEST OF STORMS COULD PRODUCE LARGE HAIL
TO GOLF BALL SIZE AND LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE AGAIN FOR THE EASTERN SOUTH PLAINS
AND ROLLING PLAINS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...THE
PROBABILITY OF HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED BY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
500 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-211000-
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-
500 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014 /400 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP
TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING. LIGHTNING
WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

ON WEDNESDAY, A DRYLINE IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHWEST
KANSAS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHWEST
KANSAS ALONG THE DRYLINE. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS, ALONG WITH AN ISOLATED
TORNADO. TO THE WEST OF THE DRYLINE, RED FLAG CONDITIONS COULD
DEVELOP AS LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

GERARD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
448 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-211000-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
448 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

.THUNDERSTORMS...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
TONIGHT...AS AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. A FEW STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON...MAINLY IN WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

.THUNDERSTORMS...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE MONDAY...MAINLY DURING
THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE AGAIN WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
AS A STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES. SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.FIRE WEATHER...
GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL INCREASE THE FIRE DANGER
ACROSS WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND ADJACENT AREAS OF WESTERN NORTH TEXAS
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
423 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-202200-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
423 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS PANHANDLES THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE PANHANDLES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. DAMAGING
WINDS AND LARGE HAIL COULD BE POSSIBLE.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY ACROSS
THE WESTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES. ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. SPOTTERS AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE
FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...AS THE POTENTIAL FOR
ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER MAY INCREASE.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
ELEVATED TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON WEDNESDAY AND
SATURDAY.

$$

KNS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
920 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-210330-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
920 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
COLORADO THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE LIGHTNING.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OVERNIGHT
WITH A FEW INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE. AREAS OVER THE SOUTHERN SANGRE
DE CRISTO RANGE WILL LIKELY SEE THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL...GENERALLY
ABOVE 11000 FEET.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST
AND SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO. THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY STORMS WILL
BE LIGHTNING. THESE STORMS COULD ALSO PRODUCE ACCUMULATING SNOW
ABOVE 10000 FEET.

ON WEDNESDAY...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES COULD RESULT
IN METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS CONDUCIVE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TONIGHT ABOVE 11000 FEET.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
513 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

NMZ501>540-201200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
513 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVES INTO WESTERN NEW MEXICO
TODAY...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO. A FEW OF THE STORMS MAY GENERATE
GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ANOTHER ROUND OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY FROM THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS EAST OUT
ONTO THE NORTHEAST AND EAST-CENTRAL PLAINS.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
554 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

TXZ021>024-027>030-033>036-039>041-201230-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-COCHRAN-
HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...DIMMITT...HART...
TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...
PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...MORTON...LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...
SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...RALLS...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...
BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...ODONNELL
554 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH DAYBREAK...FOG WILL BECOME MORE COMMON ACROSS THE SOUTH
PLAINS AND FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. ALTHOUGH MOST AREAS CAN
EXPECT VISIBILITIES TO REMAIN ABOVE A MILE OR SO...LOCALLY DENSE
FOG WITH VISIBILITIES BELOW 1/4 MILE WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.

$$

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