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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1221 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-201730-
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-
1221 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 30 TO 35 MPH...GUSTING TO 45 MPH WILL
IMPACT CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL
RESULT IN VERY HIGH TO EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER ACROSS
CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. PLEASE REFER TO THE RED FLAG
WARNING AND WIND ADVISORY STATEMENT FOR DETAILS.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER AREAS ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF
A LINE FROM LINCOLN TO GREAT BEND LATE TONIGHT BUT SHOULD BE
NEITHER STRONG NOR SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD EAST ACROSS KANSAS SUNDAY AND
SUNDAY NIGHT. NICKEL-SIZED HAIL IS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER
CENTRAL AND SOUTH-CENTRAL KANSAS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY PRODUCE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PING
PONG BALLS AND WINDS AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE OVER ALL AREAS
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND OVER AREAS PRIMARILY ALONG AND
EAST OF I-135 THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...AN EXTREME FIRE DANGER IS LIKELY IN CENTRAL
KANSAS ALONG...AND WEST...OF HIGHWAY 14 WHILE A VERY HIGH FIRE IS
LIKELY ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF CENTRAL AND ALL OF SOUTH-CENTRAL
KANSAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THIS AFTERNOON OR
TONIGHT.

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

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-201030-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
530 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED NON SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON FAR NORTHWEST AND ACROSS THE NORTHWEST THIRD TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO EARLY
MONDAY. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT LIKELY WITH THESE STORMS.

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY. SOME OF THE STORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE AT
TIMES...MAINLY DURING WEDNESDAY EVENING AND AGAIN LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON THURSDAY. THE TIMING AND COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY WILL BE BETTER DETERMINED IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS WEEKEND BUT MAY BE
NEEDED NEXT WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
506 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-201015-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
506 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP OVER FAR NORTH
CENTRAL KANSAS AFTER 4 PM. SMALL TO MARGINALLY SEVERE HAIL AND
GUSTY WINDS ARE POTENTIAL HAZARDS IF STORMS ARE ABLE TO DEVELOP.

CHANCES FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS INCREASE FROM 7 PM THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT PERIOD FOR AREAS MAINLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
FROM HOLTON TO WESTMORELAND...TO CLAY CENTER AND MINNEAPOLIS.
SMALL HAIL MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS.

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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING
THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL COULD POSE A HAZARD WITH THESE STORMS. THE STRONGER
STORMS MAY ALSO BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER MUCH OF AREA
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS
INCREASE FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
408 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-192315-
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-
408 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA
AND WESTERN IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA WILL REACH THE VERY HIGH
FIRE DANGER CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES APPROACH
80 DEGREES...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS PERSIST...AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES LOWER TO AROUND 35 PERCENT.

IN ADDITION...THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATER THIS AFTERNOON BUT
ESPECIALLY THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO NORTHEAST NEBRASKA
THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE STALLING AS MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY
INCREASE AHEAD OF A DISTURBANCE LIFTING OUT OF THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. A FEW STRONG STORMS COULD APPROACH SEVERE LIMITS WITH HAIL
AND GUSTY WINDS FOR SEVERAL HOURS LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR THIS
EVENING GENERALLY NEAR OR SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 IN NEBRASKA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL REMAIN OVER MUCH OF THE AREA
SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT AS THE
DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS AND A REINFORCING
COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS THE AREA TOWARD AND INTO MONDAY MORNING.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY AS STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
APPROACHES THE PLAINS. ALTHOUGH TIMING REMAINS SOMEWHAT
UNCERTAIN...IT DOES APPEAR AT LEAST STRONG OR EVEN SEVERE STORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR PART OF THAT TIME PERIOD...ESPECIALLY LATE WEDNESDAY
INTO MIDDAY THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR TONIGHT.

$$
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
319 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-200830-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
319 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WARM TEMPERATURES...STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...AND
DRIED VEGETATION WILL COMBINE TO RESULT IN A VERY HIGH THREAT OF
GRASS FIRES TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. AT
THIS TIME THE THREAT OF ANY SEVERE WEATHER IS LOW.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. AT THIS
TIME IT IS TOO EARLY TO DETERMINE THE THREAT OF ANY SEVERE STORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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