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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
352 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
212100-
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-
352 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY EVENING...
MAINLY SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 6. THE THREAT FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL
GRADUALLY DIMINISH BEGINNING AROUND 6 PM...AND THEN END BY 9 PM.
A COUPLE ISOLATED SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY A THUNDERSTORM COULD
REDEVELOP THEREAFTER...BUT MOST LOCATIONS WILL REMAIN DRY THE
REST OF THE NIGHT. NO STRONG OR SEVERE STORMS WILL OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

FIRE WEATHER WILL BE NEAR CRITICAL LEVELS MONDAY AFTERNOON...
MAINLY ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 183.

TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THE RISK FOR THUNDERSTORMS
WILL INCREASE...WITH THE THREAT PEAKING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE.

WEDNESDAY WILL BE WINDY...ESPECIALLY EAST OF HIGHWAY 281...WHERE
SUSTAINED WINDS WILL BE NEAR 30 MPH AT TIMES...ALONG WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN NEXT SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

.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)

$$

HALBLAUB/HEINLEIN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
242 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-211700-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
242 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014 /342 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

AN ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL HAIL IS
POSSIBLE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

ON TUESDAY...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE. DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HOURS ON TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG
THE COLORADO BORDER AND MOVE EAST ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE
AREA. AT THIS TIME IT WILL BE POSSIBLE THAT A FEW OF THESE STORMS
COULD BECOME SEVERE WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS THE MAIN
THREAT.

ON WEDNESDAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 35
MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH POSSIBLE. THESE STRONG WINDS COMBINED
WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS ALONG AND WEST OF THE COLORADO BORDER.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE.

ON THURSDAY...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CREATE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
332 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-212045-
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-
332 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014 /232 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH
CENTRAL NEBRASKA TONIGHT. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

AS GULF MOISTURE BEGINS TO RETURN TO THE AREA...A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN NEBRASKA TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...THEN ACROSS ALL OF WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA
TUESDAY NIGHT. A STRONG OR ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THE ACTIVITY. LARGE HAIL OR DAMAGING WIND WOULD BE
THE MAIN THREATS IF A STORM BECOMES SEVERE.

STRONG OR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING...AS A STRONG STORM SYSTEM
CROSSES THE AREA. AT THIS TIME...IT APPEARS THAT THE MAIN SEVERE
THUNDERSTORM THREAT AREA WILL BE EAST OF A LINE FROM AINSWORTH TO
BRADY TO MCCOOK.

.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)

$$

TAYLOR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1222 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-210730-
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-
1222 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED NON-SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
THROUGH TONIGHT ACROSS ALL OF THE OUTLOOK AREA. A WEAK FRONT IN
NORTHEAST NEBRASKA WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE EVENING...THEN
BEGIN MOVING SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT. AHEAD OF THE FRONT...SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...BUT WITH LIMITED SHEAR AND INSTABILITY...THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE ISOLATED AND RELATIVELY WEAK. MORE STORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG THE COLD FRONT AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST
OVERNIGHT. AGAIN INSTABILITY AND SHEAR WILL BE WEAK...SO ONLY
GENERAL THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS FORECAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

ISOLATED NON-SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS COULD LINGER ACROSS SOUTHEAST
NEBRASKA INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT PRESSES SOUTHEAST
ACROSS THE AREA. BY AFTERNOON THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY NORTH
WINDS...LOW DEW POINT TEMPERATURES AND HIGHS CLIMBING TO AROUND
70 COULD PUSH THE FIRE DANGER INDEX INTO THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY
OVER MUCH OF THE AREA.

A STRONG UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL LIKELY MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PLAINS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. THIS SYSTEM COULD BRING
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA AS EARLY AS TUESDAY NIGHT BUT ESPECIALLY
BY LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A FEW STRONG OR SEVERE
STORMS ARE EXPECTED...AND LATER OUTLOOKS WILL PROVIDE BETTER
DETAILS ON TIMING AND MAIN THREATS. THERE REMAINS A SMALL CHANCE
THAT STRONG STORMS COULD LINGER OR REDEVELOP OVER EASTERN PARTS
OF THE AREA INTO THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1204 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

SDZ038>040-050-052>071-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-098-
IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-NEZ013-014-211200-
AURORA-BEADLE-BON HOMME-BROOKINGS-BRULE-BUENA VISTA IA-
CHARLES MIX-CHEROKEE IA-CLAY-CLAY IA-COTTONWOOD MN-DAKOTA NE-
DAVISON-DICKINSON IA-DIXON NE-DOUGLAS-GREGORY-HANSON-HUTCHINSON-
IDA IA-JACKSON MN-JERAULD-KINGSBURY-LAKE-LINCOLN-LINCOLN MN-
LYON IA-LYON MN-MCCOOK-MINER-MINNEHAHA-MOODY-MURRAY MN-NOBLES MN-
OBRIEN IA-OSCEOLA IA-PIPESTONE MN-PLYMOUTH IA-ROCK MN-SANBORN-
SIOUX IA-TURNER-UNION-WOODBURY IA-YANKTON-
1204 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH DAKOTA...
SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA...NORTHWEST IOWA...AND NORTHEAST NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE
AREA FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...WITH THE BETTER CHANCES BEING
THROUGH NORTHWESTERN IOWA. ANY STORMS THAT OCCUR ARE NOT EXPECTED TO
BE SEVERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS AND AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 20
TO 30 PERCENT WILL RESULT IN A VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER ACROSS THE
AREA ON MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SIOUXFALLS. THIS INCLUDES THE GRAPHICAL HAZARDOUS
WEATHER OUTLOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1101 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ030>051-211715-
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-
1101 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS THIS AFTERNOON. THE AIRMASS IS MORE
STABLE ON THE PLAINS...BUT ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
STILL POSSIBLE AT THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

MOUNTAIN AND FOOTHILL SHOWERS AND STORMS MAY BE BRIEFLY HEAVY...WITH
A QUICK QUARTER INCH OF RAIN IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES...AND UP TO 2
INCHES OF SNOW AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 10500 FEET.

THE AIRMASS WILL STABILIZE THIS EVENING WITH SHOWERS COMING TO AN
END BY LATE EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

MOUNTAIN AREAS WILL CONTINUE SEEING A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. WEATHER ON THE
PLAINS WILL BE MAINLY DRY WITH WARM TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY...THEN
COOLER TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. WARM TEMPERATURES
AND GUSTY WINDS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY MAY ELEVATE FIRE
CONDITIONS ON THE PLAINS THOSE DAYS. NO OTHER HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

BARJENBRUCH/DANKERS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
635 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-211300-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
635 AM MDT (735 AM CDT) SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
OVER SOUTH CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA AS A WEAK COLD FRONT CROSSES THE
AREA. STORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED TO BECOME SEVERE...BUT A STRONG
STORM OR TWO IS POSSIBLE WITH GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
AS WELL AS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WHEN AN UPPER LEVEL
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE REGION.  WIDESPREAD SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

GUSTY WINDS ARE LIKELY ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA TUESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING
HOURS. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ON THURSDAY...BEHIND
THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT...WHEN WINDS COULD GUST OVER 50 MPH
ACROSS THE WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
216 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

COZ046-047-049-202230-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
WASHINGTON COUNTY-
INCLUDING...AGATE...HUGO...LIMON...MATHESON...FORDER...KARVAL...
KUTCH...PUNKIN CENTER...AKRON...COPE...LAST CHANCE...OTIS
216 PM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...
WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS
EAST CENTRAL COLORADO THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. MOST OF THESE WILL
OCCUR ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM AKRON TO LAST CHANCE TO
LIMON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE
FROM THE SHOWERS.

$$

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