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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service North Platte NE
800 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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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-
800 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017 /700 PM MDT Thu Sep 21 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western and
north central Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

Fire weather concerns are elevated Friday across portions of
southwest Nebraska as warm and breezy conditions continue.

A strong cold front will begin to cross the Sandhills on Friday,
setting the stage for thunderstorms. Some storms may be strong or
severe during the late afternoon and evening hour. Damaging wind
is the primary threat, although large hail, very heavy rain, and
frequent lightning are also possible.

The cold front will become stationary over the weekend, allowing
several rounds of precipitation to overspread the region. The
rain will be heavy at times. The potential exists for rainfall
totals exceeding three inches for areas east of Highway 83 by
Monday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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Get your weather, hydrological, and climate information at
http://www.weather.gov/northplatte

$$

ET

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
405 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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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-
405 PM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Iowa...west central Iowa...east central Nebraska...northeast
Nebraska and southeast Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Friday

The heat index will range from 97 to 103 across the area on
Friday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday night through Thursday

Heavy rainfall is possible this weekend into early next week as a
slow moving cold front tracks across the area. Several rounds of
showers and thunderstorms are expected along this front as it
progresses from north central Nebraska on Saturday to southeast
Nebraska and southwest Iowa by Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
323 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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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-
323 AM CDT Thu Sep 21 2017 /223 AM MDT Thu Sep 21 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Elevated to critical fire weather conditions can be expected
across western Kansas this afternoon. See fire weather watch for
details.

Day 1 Hazards
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* Excessive heat: Limited risk
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
* Fire weather: Significant risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Thunderstorms will be possible Friday through early next week. At
this time widespread severe weather is not anticipated but some
of these storms this weekend will be capable of producing heavy
rainfall and frequent lightning.

Days 2-7 Hazards
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* Friday
  - Flooding: Limited risk
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Severe thunderstorm: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Saturday
  - Lightning: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Lightning: Elevated risk

* Monday
  - Lightning: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk

* Wednesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

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