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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
811 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
181200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
811 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

LIGHT SNOWFALL IS FORECAST ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA TONIGHT...AND
LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY MORNING. THE
GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATIONS OVER 1 INCH IS FOCUSED MAINLY
SOUTH OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM PHILLIPSBURG KANSAS TO HEBRON
NEBRASKA...AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR
JEWELL...MITCHELL AND OSBORNE COUNTIES...WHERE TWO OR MORE INCHES
OF SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

IN ADDITION TO ACCUMULATING SNOW...PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT SNOW AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE
CONTINUES INTO THURSDAY MORNING...AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR OSBORNE...JEWELL AND MITCHELL COUNTIES IN
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS UNTIL 9 AM.

ADDITIONALLY...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE
THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL ABOUT NOON FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT...BUT
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
744 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-190145-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
744 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD ACROSS THE ENTIRE FORECAST
AREA THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THE PEAK SNOW INTENSITY IS
EXPECTED FROM LATE EVENING THROUGH 4 AM. SLICK AND HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED AS THE SNOW FALLS INTO THURSDAY
MORNING.

TOTAL SNOWFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
ENTIRE AREA...WITH NARROW BANDS OF THREE INCHES OR MORE EXPECTED.
FORECASTING THE EXACT LOCATION OF THESE NARROW BANDS AT THIS TIME
IS VERY DIFFICULT...BUT THEY ARE POSSIBLE IN ANY PORTION OF THE
FORECAST AREA.

A PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT AS
WELL. ANY ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE VERY LIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL COME TO AN END FOR MUCH OF
THE AREA ON THURSDAY MORNING...BUT LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT PRECIPITATION TYPE AND SNOWFALL
MEASUREMENTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
444 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

IAZ079-080-090-091-NEZ065>068-078-088>093-181245-
MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-SEWARD-LANCASTER-CASS-OTOE-SALINE-
JEFFERSON-GAGE-JOHNSON-NEMAHA-PAWNEE-RICHARDSON-
444 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PARTS OF SOUTHWEST IOWA AND
PARTS OF SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

LIGHT SNOW SHOULD OCCUR OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND
SOUTHWEST IOWA TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS
WILL LIKELY RANGE FROM ONE HALF INCH TO TWO INCHES. THE HEAVIEST
AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE KANSAS BORDER. THERE MAY ALSO BE
SOME LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE THURSDAY FOR SEVERAL HOURS AFTER THE
SNOW ENDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A SMALL CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW MONDAY NIGHT...
THEN A SMALL CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTERS ARE URGED TO REPORT ANY FREEZING DRIZZLE THAT MAY
ACCUMULATE...AND ALSO REPORT SNOW AMOUNTS.

$$

BCM

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
444 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-NEZ015-030>034-042>045-050>053-181245-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-THURSTON-BOONE-MADISON-
STANTON-CUMING-BURT-PLATTE-COLFAX-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-
SAUNDERS-DOUGLAS-SARPY-
444 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PARTS OF SOUTHWEST IOWA...
WEST CENTRAL IOWA...EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND NORTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW OVER THE OUTLOOK AREA TONIGHT AND
INTO THURSDAY MORNING. TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS WILL LIKELY BE AROUND
HALF AN INCH OR LESS FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM
DAVID CITY TO OMAHA AND ATLANTIC. HEAVIER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED
FARTHER SOUTH. THERE MAY ALSO BE SOME LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE LATE
TONIGHT AND INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A SMALL CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW MONDAY NIGHT...
THEN A SMALL CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT OR THURSDAY...BUT
TRY TO PASS ALONG REPORTS OF ANY FREEZING DRIZZLE ACCUMULATION OR
LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATION.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
340 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-182145-
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-
340 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014 /240 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHWEST INTO
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA TONIGHT. AS A RESULT SOME
SLICK SPOTS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ON NONE TREATED SURFACES.
IN ADDITION...FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT TIMES TO LESS THAN
ONE MILE ACROSS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LINGERING PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FOG IS EXPECTED THURSDAY
MORNING. A BRIEF BREAK DURING THE AFTERNOON IS ANTICIPATED ON
THURSDAY...HOWEVER A RETURN TO PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FOG IS
LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT.

.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)

$$

MASEK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
331 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-182145-
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-
331 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WINTER WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD OVER SOUTHERN
KANSAS THIS EVENING THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW WILL BE
POSSIBLE UPWARDS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IN EASTERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
KANSAS. LESSER AMOUNTS SOUTH TO THE STATE LINE. FREEZING DRIZZLE
WILL ALSO CAUSE ROADS TO BE HAZARDOUS BY MORNING.  CHECK THE
LATEST WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

WINTRY WEATHER WILL LINGER ON THURSDAY MORNING AREA WIDE AND OVER
SOUTHEAST KANSAS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. FREEZING DRIZZLE AND
LIGHT SNOW LOOK TO BE THE MAIN THREATS.  ONLY MINOR ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...AND LITTLE IF ANY
THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE VERY HIGH TUESDAY AS A FRONT MOVES
THROUGH THE AREA WITH STRONG WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
144 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-181200-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
144 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

AREAS OF DENSE FREEZING FOG WILL CONTINUE AT MANY LOCATIONS...MAINLY
ALONG AND SOUTHWEST OF A LINE FROM GOVE TO COLBY TO SAINT FRANCIS...UNTIL
LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS EVENING. EVEN AFTER THE DENSE FREEZING
FOG ENDS...AREAS OF FREEZING FOG AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE FREEZING FOG AND DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE
SIDEWALKS AND AREA ROADWAYS VERY SLICK.

LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE NIGHT.
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 1 INCH ARE EXPECTED. THIS LIGHT SNOW ON TOP OF
A THIN LAYER OF ICE WILL MAKE ROAD CONDITIONS EVEN MORE SLICK. THE
SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
THROUGH THE NIGHT. AS A RESULT...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NOW
IN EFFECT THROUGH THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

ON THURSDAY MORNING...AREAS OF FREEZING FOG AND PATCHY FREEZING
DRIZZLE WILL END BY LATE IN THE MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-181115-
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-
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SATURDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SUNDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  MONDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  TUESDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

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