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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
234 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017

SDZ042>044-046-047-049-132200-
/O.CON.KUNR.WI.Y.0031.171213T1000Z-171213T2200Z/
Oglala Lakota-Jackson-Bennett-Mellette-Todd-Tripp-
Including the cities of Pine Ridge, Oglala, Kyle, Kadoka, Martin,
White River, Mission, and Winner
234 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017 /334 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST /4 PM CST/ THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will increase this morning and persist through
  this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Sudden wind gusts can cause drivers to lose control,
  especially in lightweight or high profile vehicles. Strong
  winds can cause blowing dust, reduced visibility, and flying
  debris.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means 30 mph winds, or gusts over 45 mph, are
expected or occurring.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
258 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...Strong Northwest Winds Today...

IAZ043-055-056-NEZ011-012-015>018-031>034-132230-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WI.Y.0006.171213T1500Z-171213T2300Z/
Monona-Harrison-Shelby-Knox-Cedar-Thurston-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-
Madison-Stanton-Cuming-Burt-
Including the cities of Onawa, Mapleton, Missouri Valley,
Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Harlan, Creighton, Bloomfield, Crofton,
Wausa, Verdigre, Niobrara, Hartington, Laurel, Randolph,
Coleridge, Pender, Macy, Walthill, Winnebago, Neligh, Elgin,
Pierce, Plainview, Osmond, Wayne, Norfolk, Stanton, West Point,
Wisner, Tekamah, Oakland, Lyons, and Decatur
258 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM CST
THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...substantial increase in wind speeds by late morning
  before diminishing by late afternoon.

* WINDS...northwest at 30 to 35 mph, gusting to 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...High profile vehicles will have difficulty
  traveling. Loose objects will be blown around. Holiday
  decorations could be damaged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 to 39 mph are expected for
one hour or longer, or winds of 45 to 57 mph for any duration.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017


SDZ038-050-052-053-057>059-063-064-131700-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0012.171213T1000Z-171213T2100Z/
Beadle-Gregory-Jerauld-Sanborn-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Charles Mix-
Douglas-
253 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Winds are expected to increase prior to daybreak and
  slowly diminish this afternoon.

* WINDS...sustained winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph will
  be possible.

* IMPACTS...Lightweight and high-profile vehicles will be
  impacted, especially on east-west roads such as Interstate 90
  and Highway 14. Unsecured objects will be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph.  Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
310 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-141015-
Yuma County-Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-Cheyenne-Rawlins-
Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-
Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
310 AM MST Wed Dec 13 2017 /410 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska...
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.

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

Elevated fire weather conditions are expected across the entire
region this afternoon. Gusty north winds behind a cold front and
humidity values in the 15 to 25 percent range will occur from late
morning to mid afternoon.

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

On Friday, elevated to locally critical fire weather conditions may
develop across the area during the late morning to afternoon hours.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-031>034-
043>045-051>053-067-132330-
Monona-Harrison-Shelby-Pottawattamie-Mills-Montgomery-Fremont-
Page-Knox-Cedar-Thurston-Antelope-Pierce-Wayne-Madison-Stanton-
Cuming-Burt-Colfax-Dodge-Washington-Saunders-Douglas-Sarpy-Cass-
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A wind advisory is in effect from 9 AM to 5 PM. Northwest winds
will strengthen to 30 to 35 mph with gusts to 40 to 50 mph. The
winds should diminish by late afternoon or early evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

NEZ030-042-050-065-066-068-078-088>093-132330-
Boone-Platte-Butler-Seward-Lancaster-Otoe-Saline-Jefferson-Gage-
Johnson-Nemaha-Pawnee-Richardson-
321 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Northwest winds will strengthen to 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 40
to 45 mph today. The strong winds will coincide with relatively
warm and dry air to yield high to very high rangeland fire danger
this afternoon across portions of southeast Nebraska.

The winds should diminish by late afternoon or early evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
318 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
141200-
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-
318 AM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Strong northwest winds will develop across the area today.
Sustained speeds of 25 to 30 MPH and gusts near 45 MPH are
expected. Locally higher gusts will be possible.

This afternoon, the combination of dry fuels, strong winds and low
relative humidity values will result in near critical fire weather
conditions, mainly southwest of a line from Cambridge Nebraska to
Beloit Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More information may be obtained at the following web page:
   https://www.weather.gov/hastings

$$

ADP/Pfannkuch

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