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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
931 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

INZ067-200145-
KNOX-
931 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT. FLOODING
WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE WHITE RIVER.

HAZARDS: LIGHTNING. SMALL HAIL. STRONG GUSTY WINDS. FLOODING
ALONG THE WHITE RIVER.

TIMING: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. ONGOING
FLOODING.

DISCUSSION: A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE IN
INDIANA FROM THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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

OUTLOOK: FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG SOME AREA RIVERS. PLEASE
SEE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENTS FOR MORE DETAILS.

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE
STRONG WITH CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY
WINDS AND SMALL HAIL POSSIBLE. THEN...MUCH COOLER WEATHER AND
SPOTTY SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED AT TIMES THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

DISCUSSION: AN UPPER LOW OVER THE SOUTHWEST WILL OPEN UP AND MERGE
WITH A NORTHERN PLAINS TROUGH AND BRING SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA BY SUNDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL THEN USHER
IN COOLER AIR WITH A FEW SHOWERS FROM TIME TO TIME NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$

NIELD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
931 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

INZ021-028>031-035>049-051>057-060>065-068>072-200145-
CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-
BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-
PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-
DECATUR-DAVIESS-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-
931 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

OUTLOOK: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT.

HAZARDS: LIGHTNING. SMALL HAIL. STRONG GUSTY WINDS.

TIMING: MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

DISCUSSION: A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE IN
INDIANA FROM THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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

OUTLOOK: NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE
STRONG WITH CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY
WINDS AND SMALL HAIL POSSIBLE. THEN...MUCH COOLER WEATHER AND
SPOTTY SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED AT TIMES THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF
THE WEEK.

DISCUSSION: AN UPPER LOW OVER THE SOUTHWEST WILL OPEN UP AND MERGE
WITH A NORTHERN PLAINS TROUGH AND BRING SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA BY SUNDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL THEN USHER
IN COOLER AIR WITH A FEW SHOWERS FROM TIME TO TIME NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/IND (ALL
LOWERCASE)

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
933 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-200145-
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-
PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-
MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-
OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-SCOTT KY-
HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-
NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-WASHINGTON KY-MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-
LARUE KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-
EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-TAYLOR KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-LOGAN KY-
WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...
BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...
MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...
BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...
CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...
PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...
NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...HODGENVILLE...LEBANON...DANVILLE...
LANCASTER...RICHMOND...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...
GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...LIBERTY...STANFORD...RUSSELLVILLE...
BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE...
EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...ALBANY
933 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015 /833 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE IN AFTER MIDNIGHT. ANY THUNDERSTORM
THAT DEVELOPS COULD PRODUCE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY
RAINFALL.

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

SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO LAST OFF AND ON THROUGH
MONDAY. ANY THUNDERSTORM THAT DEVELOPS COULD PRODUCE CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAINFALL. GUSTY WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE
WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS
THROUGH MONDAY COULD RANGE FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS. THIS RAINFALL COMBINED WITH SATURATED SOILS WILL LEAD TO
FURTHER RISES ON AREA RIVERS...LAKES AND STREAMS. PONDING OF WATER
IN LOW LYING AREAS COULD BECOME A CONCERN AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED SUNDAY AFTERNOON. SPOTTERS ARE
ALSO ENCOURAGED TO REPORT RAINFALL TOTALS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/LOUISVILLE.

$$

BJS/KD/AMS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
302 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ILZ038-042>046-052>057-061-191100-
MCLEAN-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-CHRISTIAN-MACON-
MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-
302 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS AND EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT. NO SEVERE
WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
WITH SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED. ANY STORMS
THAT DO MOVE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN ILLINOIS ARE NOT
EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE. HOWEVER...SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE
OVER FAR SOUTHERN ILLINOIS LATE TOMORROW AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
302 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ILZ062-063-066>068-071>073-191100-
CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
302 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER TONIGHT. NO SEVERE
WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED. ANY STORMS THAT DO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE.
HOWEVER...SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE JUST TO THE SOUTH OF THE
AREA LATER TOMORROW AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

SMITH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
344 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-191000-
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-
RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
344 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
ILLINOIS...SOUTHWEST INDIANA...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS ENTER THE FORECAST LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH
LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAINFALL THE PRIMARY ANTICIPATED HAZARDS.

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG MANY AREA RIVERS.
PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR
DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE EASTWARD
THROUGH THE REGION LATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT. A FEW SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL
THE PRIMARY CONCERNS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED WITH ANY THUNDERSTORM LATE SUNDAY AND
SUNDAY NIGHT.

A SMALL CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IS FORECAST TO SPREAD EAST ACROSS
THE REGION AGAIN TOWARD TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK...BUT SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG MANY AREA RIVERS.
PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS AND STATEMENTS FOR
DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS SHOULD MONITOR THE FORECAST FOR SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT
CLOSELY...AND BE PREPARED FOR ACTIVATION SHOULD THAT BECOME
NECESSARY.

$$

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