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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

NDZ004-011-012-200330-
BOTTINEAU-WARD-MCHENRY-
1030 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE WILLOW CREEK NEAR WILLOW
CITY AND FOR THE SOURIS RIVER NEAR FOXHOLM. SEE WEATHER.GOV/BIS FOR
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM MAY IMPACT THE NORTHERN PLAINS TUESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY. RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TUESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THEREAFTER...RAIN COULD POSSIBLY MIX WITH
SNOW THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1041 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-191300-
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-
SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-
CUSTER CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-WESTERN CROOK-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-WESTON-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
1041 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014 /1141 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED ON THE SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS
AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. SUSTAINED
SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 45 MPH WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING OVER SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH
DAKOTA...AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
AND WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS...INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING
BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. THIS INCLUDES THE RAPID CITY AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$

JC

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
332 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

MTZ028>042-056>058-063>068-WYZ098-099-192145-
SOUTHERN WHEATLAND-MUSSELSHELL-TREASURE-NORTHERN ROSEBUD-CUSTER-
FALLON-NORTHERN STILLWATER-YELLOWSTONE-POWDER RIVER-CARTER-
SOUTHERN BIG HORN-EASTERN CARBON-NORTHERN PARK-
NORTHERN SWEET GRASS-GOLDEN VALLEY-RED LODGE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN BIG HORN-SOUTHERN ROSEBUD-JUDITH GAP-PARADISE VALLEY-
LIVINGSTON AREA-BEARTOOTH FOOTHILLS-ABSAROKA/BEARTOOTH MOUNTAINS-
CRAZY MOUNTAINS-NORTHEAST BIG HORN MOUNTAINS-SHERIDAN FOOTHILLS-
332 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A PACIFIC DISTURBANCE AND COLD FRONT WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED DUE TO THE
SHOWER ACTIVITY AND FRONTAL PASSAGE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO INCREASED MOUNTAIN SNOW MELT AND RISING
WATER LEVELS ON SOME RIVERS AND STREAMS. A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM
WILL BRING A GOOD CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND MOUNTAIN SNOWFALL TUESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. PLEASE MONITOR THE FORECAST FOR YOUR
AREA...AND BE AWARE OF INCREASED WATER LEVELS OVER THE COMING
DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

JKL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
705 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

MNZ001>004-007-013>015-022>024-027>032-040-NDZ006>008-014>016-024-
026>030-038-039-049-052>054-191215-
WEST POLK-NORMAN-CLAY-KITTSON-WEST MARSHALL-PENNINGTON-RED LAKE-
EAST POLK-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-HUBBARD-WEST BECKER-
EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-WADENA-GRANT-
TOWNER-CAVALIER-PEMBINA-BENSON-RAMSEY-EASTERN WALSH-EDDY-NELSON-
GRAND FORKS-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-
RICHLAND-WESTERN WALSH-
705 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO THIS
EVENING. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE FROM THE DEVILS LAKE BASIN SOUTH
THROUGH VALLEY CITY AND FARGO WHERE GUSTS TO OVER 40 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE. RAIN WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION TONIGHT WITH THE BEST
CHANCES ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 2.

SPRING SNOW MELT RIVERINE FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE NORTHERN RED
RIVER AND ITS TRIBUTARIES. REFER TO THE LATEST FLOOD WARNINGS AND
STATEMENTS FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC LOCATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

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

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