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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
955 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Nebraska...

  Platte River Near Kearney Affecting Buffalo...Hall...Kearney and
  Phelps Counties

River levels along the Platte River upstream and downstream of
Kearney will remain at or above flood stage for the next several
days.

&&

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/KEAN1.1.ER.150518T1200Z.150522T2115Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
955 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Platte River Near Kearney.
* At 9:15 AM Saturday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will linger around 6.9 feet today and
  gradually fall to around 6.5 feet by the end of the upcoming
  week. The river will remain in flood for the foreseeable future
  at this gauge site. This forecast is based largely on water
  which is already in the Platte River Basin...and not on
  anticipated rain events in the future. Should substantially
  more rain fall in the basin...crest and stage forecasts will
  be adjusted as needed.
* at 6.0 feet...Minor flooding of rural lowlands occur. Persons
  with property interests along the river should continue to
  monitor forecasts on a daily for changes.

&&

LAT...LON 4069 9925 4083 9839 4079 9833 4065 9889
      4061 9925

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
750 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Colorado...

  Arkansas River Near Avondale affecting Pueblo County.

  Arkansas River At La Junta affecting Otero County.

.High water levels from recents rains persist.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...

Stay away from the banks of rivers and streams. During a flood...
saturated banks can easily break off and fall into potentially
deadly...fast flowing flood water.

Stay tuned to your National Weather Service in Pueblo for the latest
information. For the latest hydrologic forecasts and warnings...visit
the National Weather Service in Pueblo at weather.gov/pueblo. You can
link directly to the hydrology page by clicking on Rivers and Lakes
under the Hydrology section of the left hand menu bar.

&&

COC089-240150-
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750 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Arkansas River At La Junta.
* until Wednesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 AM Saturday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.4 feet by
  early tomorrow afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  midmorning Wednesday.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flood waters threaten Highway 194 east of La
  Junta.

&&

LAT...LON 3804 10356 3808 10341 3812 10321 3805 10321
      3802 10337 3798 10361

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
858 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Colorado...

  Cache La Poudre River near Greeley affecting Weld County.

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Colorado...

  South Platte River near Kersey affecting Weld County.
  South Platte River near Weldona affecting Morgan County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However, all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.

&&

COC087-240858-
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/WNAC2.1.ER.150522T0935Z.150522T2200Z.150524T0300Z.UU/
858 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the South Platte River near Weldona.
* until late Saturday night...or until the stream falls below flood
  stage.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.3 feet by
  early Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...There is widespread lowland and meadow
  flooding. Water rises over the railroad tracks near Masters.
  Irrigation works are impacted.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.3 feet
  on May 10 1969.

&&

LAT...LON 4031 10426 4037 10402 4030 10386 4028 10388
 4033 10399 4027 10428

$$


Flash Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
541 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE
NORTHEAST PLAINS OF COLORADO...

.THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO THE
EARLY EVENING HOURS ACROSS THE PLAINS OF NORTHEAST COLORADO. THE
STORMS MAY PRODUCE 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN LESS THAN 45 MINUTES.
WITH THE GROUND ALREADY SATURATED FROM RECENT RAINFALL ANY
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING IN SOME AREAS.

COZ042-044>046-048>051-231945-
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NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-
PHILLIPS COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRIGGSDALE...GROVER...PAWNEE BUTTES...
RAYMER...STONEHAM...BRUSH...FORT MORGAN...GOODRICH...WIGGINS...
BENNETT...BYERS...DEER TRAIL...LEADER...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...
MATHESON...CROOK...MERINO...STERLING...PEETZ...AKRON...COPE...
LAST CHANCE...OTIS...JULESBURG...OVID...SEDGWICK...AMHERST...
HAXTUN...HOLYOKE
541 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO AND
  NORTHEAST COLORADO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
  CENTRAL COLORADO...NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW
  6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN COUNTY. IN NORTHEAST COLORADO...
  CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES...LOGAN COUNTY...
  MORGAN COUNTY...NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY...PHILLIPS COUNTY...
  SEDGWICK COUNTY AND WASHINGTON COUNTY.

* FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN LESS
  THAN 45 MINUTES.

* THE GROUND OVER THE PLAINS OF NORTHEAST COLORADO IS SATURATED
  DUE TO PREVIOUS RAINFALL. ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL MAY
  CAUSE FLASH FLOODING IN SOME AREAS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
346 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE KS-DUNDY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
ST. FRANCIS...BENKELMAN
346 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT /1 PM CDT/ TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  NORTHWEST KANSAS AND SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...KIT CARSON AND
  YUMA. IN NORTHWEST KANSAS...CHEYENNE KS. IN SOUTHWEST
  NEBRASKA...DUNDY.

* FROM NOON MDT /1 PM CDT/ TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES...WITH SOME
  LOCATIONS RECEIVING AS MUCH AS 6 INCHES...WERE REPORTED FRIDAY
  NIGHT. WITH MORE MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE SAME AREA...FLASH FLOODING MAY
  OCCUR.

* CENTRAL KIT CARSON COUNTY WILL BE ESPECIALLY FAVORABLE FOR FLASH
  FLOODING DUE TO RAINFALL TOTALS OF 6 INCHES OCCURRING THERE LAST
  NIGHT.

* PLEASE REPORT ANY FLASH FLOODING TO LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.
  REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
  GOODLAND BY PHONE OR THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT ADDITIONAL RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN
FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO MOVE QUICKLY TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLASH FLOODING OCCUR.

&&

$$

JTL


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
901 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-241515-
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-
901 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A DRYLINE IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP TODAY ACROSS THE EASTERN
COLORADO PLAINS. EXPECT THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP ALONG THE DRYLINE
BY LATE MORNING INTO EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. SOME STORMS WILL BECOME
SEVERE...ESPECIALLY NORTH AND EAST OF A PUEBLO TO KIM LINE. HAIL
LARGER THAN ONE INCH IN DIAMETER...LIGHTNING...HEAVY RAINFALL AND
TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. ANY STORMS
THAT PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH
FLOODING. RUNOFF FROM STORMS COULD ALSO LEAD TO FURTHER RIVER AND
STREAM FLOODING. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST TO SHIFT NORTH
AND EAST ACROSS THE PLAINS THROUGH THIS EVENING...CLEARING THE
AREA BY MIDNIGHT.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST OVER THE MOUNTAINS
THROUGH TONIGHT.  PEA SIZE HAIL AND LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN
THREATS.  IN ADDITION...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ON
AREA PEAKS...GENERALLY ABOVE 10000 FEET...WITH A FEW INCHES POSSIBLE
BY SUNDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE OVER SOUTHERN COLORADO
THROUGH THE PERIOD. SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW ABOVE 10000
FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...MAINLY IN AND NEAR THE
MOUNTAINS...DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. PRIMARY STORM
THREATS THROUGH THE PERIOD WILL BE LIGHTNING...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN
AND SMALL HAIL. HOWEVER...A FEW STORMS COULD PRODUCE LARGE HAIL
AND STRONG WINDS.

THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WILL SEE THE POTENTIAL FOR MORE WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HOWEVER...THIS IS HIGHLY UNCERTAIN AT
THIS TIME AS SOME OF THE LATEST MODELS RUNS HAVE TRENDED TOWARD
DRIER CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL
POSSIBLE TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS ALL OF SOUTHERN COLORADO.

$$

28/28

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
752 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-241400-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
752 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS MAY DEVELOP THIS MORNING SOUTH OF I-70 IN
NORTHWEST KANSAS. LARGE HAIL UP TO QUARTER SIZE WILL BE THE MAIN
THREAT.

THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP WEST
OF HIGHWAY 27. LARGE HAIL UP TO HALF DOLLAR SIZE AND SEVERE WIND
GUSTS WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREATS. HOWEVER A TORNADO CANNOT BE
RULED OUT.

FLASH FLOODING MAY OCCUR FOR LOCATIONS NORTHWEST OF A BURLINGTON
TO ST. FRANCIS AND BENKELMAN LINE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

OVERNIGHT FOG WILL DEVELOP...WITH THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES EAST OF
THE COLORADO BORDER AND NORTH OF I-70. LESS THAN A MILE
VISIBILITIES ARE EXPECTED.

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

FOG WILL BEGIN TO DISSIPATE SUNDAY MORNING FROM SOUTH TO NORTH.

A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
...MAINLY EAST OF HIGHWAY 25.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TODAY AND THIS EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
513 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-241015-
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-
513 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO FAR SOUTHWEST KANSAS BY 6
AM AND WILL SPREAD NORTH AND EAST DURING THE MORNING. AN ISOLATED
EVENT OF HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE, BUT THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE
LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL. SOME AREAS ARE SATURATED FROM RECENT
RAINS AND IF ONE OF THE STRONGER STORMS OCCURS IN THESE AREAS,
LOCAL RUNOFF COULD CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE WILL BE A CONTINUED CHANCE FOR AT LEAST SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS, JUST ABOUT EVERY DAY. BUT, IT CURRENTLY APPEARS
THAT SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT LIKELY, AT LEAST ON A SCALE THAT COULD
BE FORECAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
411 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

COZ030>051-241015-
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-
411 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE NORTHEAST PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A STORM SYSTEM OVER EASTERN UTAH WILL MOVE SLOWLY INTO WESTERN
COLORADO BY TONIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL COMBINE WITH ABUNDANT
MOISTURE AND ALLOW FOR ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING
HOURS.

A FEW SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE PLAINS OF NORTHEAST
COLORADO WITH LARGE HAIL AND A FEW TORNADOES. IN ADDITION THERE
WILL BE SOME HEAVY RAINFALL AS WELL WITH SOME AREAS OVER THE
PLAINS RECEIVING 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.
THIS MAY CAUSE SOME FLASH FLOODING DUE TO SATURATED SOILS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUBTLE DAY TO DAY TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION CHANCES ARE IN
STORE FOR THE FORECAST AREA DURING THE UPCOMING WEEK. SUNDAY AND
WEDNESDAY WILL HAVE THE BEST CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WITH PASSING WEATHER SYSTEMS. MONDAY AND TUESDAY WILL BE DRIER AND
WARMER WITH A PASSING HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE. ALTHOUGH DAYTIME
HEATING AND RESIDUAL MOISTURE ARE LIKELY TO PRODUCE SCATTERED
AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BOTH DAYS...
MAINLY OVER AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS. BY LATE IN THE WEEK...WETTER
AND COOLER CONDITIONS COULD RETURN WITH UPSLOPE FLOW AND A PASSING
PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM. TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE PERIOD WILL RANGE
FROM NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW AVERAGE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO BY 1 PM.

$$
RPK/BAKER

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
426 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
240930-
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-
426 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE LOCAL AREA
TODAY AND TONIGHT. A FEW OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE ON THE
STRONG SIDE...PRIMARILY ALONG AND SOUTHWEST OF A LINE EXTENDING
FROM GOTHENBURG NEBRASKA TO OSBORNE KANSAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING.

FLOOD WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT ALONG PARTS OF THE PLATTE RIVER
BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND THE CENTRAL CITY AREA. PLEASE REFER TO THE
LATEST FLOOD WARNING STATEMENTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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

FROM SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...THERE ARE SEVERAL CHANCES FOR
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME
STRONG TO SEVERE...BOTH SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND MONDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WOULD BE THE
MAIN THREAT.

MINOR FLOODING WILL REMAIN LIKELY ALONG PARTS OF THE PLATTE RIVER
BETWEEN GOTHENBURG AND THE CENTRAL CITY AREA. IN SOME
PLACES...FLOODING MAY IMPROVE THIS WEEKEND...WHILE IN
OTHERS...MINOR FLOODING COULD PERSIST INTO NEXT WEEK. PLEASE REFER
TO THE LATEST FLOOD WARNING STATEMENTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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

$$

ROSSI

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
414 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-240915-
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-
414 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015 /314 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM
OSHKOSH...TO GRANT AND WAUNETA. CONSIDERABLE CLOUDINESS WILL
LIMIT THE HEATING POTENTIAL TODAY THAT MAY BE OVERCOME AS AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES NORTH. A FEW STORMS MAY REACH
SEVERE LIMITS WHERE LARGE HAIL WOULD BE THE PRIMARY HAZARD.

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

SUNDAY THERE WILL BE A MARGINAL RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN
AREAS EAST OF A LINE FROM WAUNETA...TO STAPLETON AND BUTTE. A WARM
FRONT WILL LIFT NORTHEAST WHILE THE DRYLINE PUSHES EAST THROUGH
SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA. SOME STRONG THUNDERSTORMS IS LIKELY WITH A FEW
REACHING SEVERE LIMITS TO PRODUCE SOME LARGE HAIL. MONDAY THE MAIN
SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS. AS CLOUDS CLEAR AND
TEMPERATURES CLIMB SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS MAY
DEVELOP WITH THE HEATING OF THE DAY.

THE ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE SOUTH PLATTE RIVER
TODAY AND SUNDAY WILL CONTINUE TO ADD ADDITIONAL RAINFALL THAT
WILL MOVE DOWNSTREAM FOR HIGH FLOWS TO CONTINUE ON THE SOUTH
PLATTE RIVER. REFER TO THE RIVER AND FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR LATEST
UPDATE AND DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN FAR
SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA.

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

$$

KECK


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
711 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-231700-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GORDON...RUSHVILLE...VALENTINE...
SPRINGVIEW...SPENCER...AINSWORTH...BASSETT...ONEILL...OSHKOSH...
HYANNIS...MULLEN...THEDFORD...DUNNING...TAYLOR...BURWELL...
BARTLETT...ARTHUR...TRYON...STAPLETON...BROKEN BOW...CHAPPELL...
BIG SPRINGS...OGALLALA...GRANT...NORTH PLATTE...IMPERIAL...
HAYES CENTER...CURTIS...EUSTIS...CODY...MERRIMAN...KILGORE
711 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015 /611 AM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015/

.NOW...
A COMBINATION OF LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE...WITH FOG WILL BE SEEN
THROUGH THE MORNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT...WHERE TRACE
AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED. BY NOONTIME CDT...ANOTHER ROUND OF
CONVECTION WILL BE LIFTING NORTH THAT MAY BE A QUARTER INCH...OR
MORE OF RAINFALL ACROSS SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA. IF OUT ON THE ROADS
THE FOG CAN REDUCE THE VISIBILITY DOWN TO A MILE AT TIMES.

$$

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