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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ017>023-200915-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...
TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...GATEWAY...
NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...
IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY
315 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY THIS WEEKEND...

SCATTERED TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO THIS MORNING THROUGH THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS. SNOW LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM ABOUT 8500
FEET THIS MORNING TO NEAR 10000 FEET BY NOON. RAIN IS EXPECTED TO
MELT SOME OF THE WINTER SNOWPACK...THEREFORE SMALL STREAMS AND
CREEKS COULD RISE QUICKLY. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING THROUGH THE
BACKCOUNTRY OR TRAVELING NEAR LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG SMALL
DRAINAGES. PLEASE RELAY REPORTS OF RISING WATER TO YOUR LOCAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
359 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-201315-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
359 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014 /459 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EXTREME SOUTHWEST
NEBRASKA...NORTHWEST KANSAS AND EAST CENTRAL COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM IS POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR
EVENING ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM NORTON KANSAS TO CHEYENNE
WELLS COLORADO. HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF QUARTERS AND BRIEF GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.
THESE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE WITH BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL POSSIBLE.

ON WEDNESDAY...THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN GENERALLY EAST OF
HIGHWAY 25. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE. DRY AND WINDY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE. THESE STRONG WINDS
COMBINED WITH VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CREATE NEAR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER MUCH OF THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
437 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-202145-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
437 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014 /337 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM
IMPERIAL TO O`NEILL. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG
THE FRONT INTO THE EVENING HOURS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT
EXPECTED WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

AS GULF MOISTURE BEGINS TO RETURN LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND
TUESDAY NIGHT...A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE. A BETTER
CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS...INCLUDING SEVERE STORMS...ARRIVES
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AT THIS TIME...IT IS
TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE THE EXACT LOCATION OF THE STORMS. THE
TIMING...LOCATION AND DEGREE OF THE SEVERE THREAT AREA WILL BECOME
BETTER DETERMINED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

TAYLOR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
237 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

WYZ103>106-115>117-202045-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
237 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL WYOMING...
SOUTH CENTRAL WYOMING AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF CARBON
COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WYOMING THIS AFTERNOON. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE...BUT COULD PRODUCE PEA SIZED
HAIL AND WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER WYOMING WEDNESDAY. THIS
SYSTEM COULD PRODUCE WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 50 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGIC...AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON THE WEB AT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CHEYENNE

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1103 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-201715-
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-
1103 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM ANY STORMS THAT
DEVELOP ARE...LIGHTNING...LOCALIZED WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH...AND PEA
SIZED HAIL.

AREAS OF MODERATE RAIN MAY DEVELOP WITH SOME OF THE STORMS TODAY.
ANY LOCAL AREAS OF HEAVIER RAIN THAT FALL ON BURN SCARS COULD
CAUSE STREAMS TO RISE QUICKLY.

SNOW WILL FALL AT THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS TODAY AND TONIGHT. A FEW
INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS MAY SEE SEVERAL INCHES OF NEW
SNOW AT THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

.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 LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT ACROSS THE ENTIRE
REGION.

$$

31/77

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1059 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ030>051-201700-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1059 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON...MOST NUMEROUS IN AND NEAR THE FRONT RANGE
MOUNTAINS...FOOTHILLS...AND PALMER DIVIDE. FARTHER EAST OVER THE
NORTHEAST PLAINS...THE AIRMASS IS MORE STABLE WITH ONLY ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND STORMS POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS FORMING LATE THIS AFTERNOON MAY PRODUCE
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN FOOTHILLS AND PALMER
DIVIDE...BUT MOST TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE UNDER A HALF
INCH. OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET...LOOK FOR
SNOW SHOWERS...SOME OF WHICH WILL BE HEAVY. ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO
4 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING FROM THE MOSQUITO
RANGE TOWARD THE EISENHOWER TUNNEL AND MOUNT EVANS AREA.

A WEAK UPPER LEVEL TROUGH AND COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE EARLIER THIS
MORNING WILL BRING THE UNSETTLED WEATHER. SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO
DECREASE IN COVERAGE LATER THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON
SUNDAY...MORE NUMEROUS OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND PALMER DIVIDE REGION.
MONDAY WILL BE DRIER AND A BIT COOLER MONDAY EXCEPT FOR A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

FOR THE REST OF NEXT WEEK...MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS SHOULD PREVAIL
EXCEPT FOR A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND OVER FAR EASTERN COLORADO. TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOVE
SEASONAL NORMALS FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK WITH GUSTY WINDS AT TIMES
FROM TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. LOW AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES...
ESPECIALLY ON WEDNESDAY...WILL COMBINE WITH THE WINDS...LEADING
TO ELEVATED FIRE DANGER CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

BARJENBRUCH/ET

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
632 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-201245-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
632 AM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN
UTAH.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS...MORE NUMEROUS IN THE HIGH COUNTRY...WILL OCCUR
TODAY. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
AND EARLY EVENING. SNOW WILL BE LIMITED TO ABOVE 9000 FEET WITH
ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIMITED TO THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
ON SUNDAY.

TUESDAY...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL FORM WITH AREAS OF BLOWING
DUST. SOME LOWER ELEVATED MOUNTAIN AREAS MAY BE APPROACHING
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FROM LOW HUMIDITY AND WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
521 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-201000-
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-
521 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014 /421 AM MDT SAT APR 19 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 WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING WEST AND NORTH OF A HUGOTON TO GARDEN CITY
TO HAYS LINE. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE LIGHTNING
BUT SMALL HAIL WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN KANSAS ON
SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING. THERE IS A SMALL CHANCE FOR A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM OR TWO OVER SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. LIGHTNING AND HAIL
UP TO QUARTER SIZE WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.

ON WEDNESDAY, WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
SOUTHWEST KANSAS ALONG A DRYLINE THAT IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP.
WHILE DETAILS ABOUT THIS EVENT ARE A LITTLE MORE UNCERTAIN, STORMS
THAT DEVELOP COULD BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS, ALONG WITH AN ISOLATED TORNADO, WILL BE POSSIBLE.

AREAS WEST OF THE DRYLINE COULD EXPERIENCE RED FLAG CONDITIONS
WHERE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

A FEW CALLS TO SPOTTERS FOR STORM REPORTS MAY BE NEEDED OVER FAR
SOUTHWEST INTO WEST CENTRAL KANSAS THIS EVENING.

&&

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

$$

GERARD


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
506 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

KSZ030-031-043>045-061>063-074-075-084-085-200000-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-STANTON-GRANT-
MORTON-STEVENS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAKEENEY...CEDAR BLUFF RESERVOIR...
HAYS...ELLIS...SCOTT CITY...DIGHTON...NESS CITY...SYRACUSE...
LAKIN...DEERFIELD...GARDEN CITY...KALVESTA...JOHNSON CITY...
ULYSSES...ELKHART...RICHFIELD...HUGOTON...MOSCOW
506 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014 /406 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014/

.NOW...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN AREAL
COVERAGE THROUGH SUNSET. A FEW OF THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH AND SMALL HAIL, MAINLY WEST OF
HIGHWAY HIGHWAY 83.

$$
BURGERT

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ035-036-039>041-200015-
LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
INCLUDING...ESTES PARK...GLENDEVEY...NEDERLAND...
RED FEATHER LAKES...BAILEY...CENTRAL CITY...EVERGREEN...
GEORGETOWN...IDAHO SPRINGS...WESTCREEK...ARVADA...BOULDER...
GOLDEN...LAKEWOOD...LONGMONT...AURORA...BRIGHTON...
CITY OF DENVER...DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HIGHLANDS RANCH...
LITTLETON...PARKER...CASTLE ROCK...ELBERT...FONDIS...KIOWA...
LARKSPUR
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE FOOTHILLS AND
PALMER DIVIDE AREA THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...GRADUALLY SPREAD
NORTHWARD INTO THE DENVER METRO AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL
GENERALLY BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS...ALTHOUGH AN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORM LATER THIS AFTERNOON COULD PRODUCE A QUARTER INCH OF
RAIN IN 30 MINUTES.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ032>034-037-200015-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK...FAIRPLAY...HARTSEL...
LAKE GEORGE...SOUTH PARK
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGH
VALLEYS THROUGH EARLY EVENING. THE MOST NUMEROUS SHOWERS...ALONG
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...WILL OCCUR ACROSS
PARK...SUMMIT...AND CLEAR CREEK COUNTIES. THE SNOW LEVEL WILL VARY
BETWEEN 10 AND 11 THOUSAND FEET...WITH BRIEF HEAVY SNOW AND A
QUICK INCH OF SNOW POSSIBLE FROM THE HEAVIER SHOWERS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

COZ042-044-048-049-200015-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...RAYMER...
STONEHAM...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...CROOK...
MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS
311 PM MDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
A FEW LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHEASTERN PLAINS
THROUGH EARLY EVENING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE LESS THAN ONE
TENTH OF AN INCH.

$$

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