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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
535 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ011-012-015>018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-201345-
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-
535 PM CST Sun Feb 19 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 MONDAY

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

Very high to extreme fire danger is possible across the area on
Tuesday.

Accumulating snow is possible from Thursday evening through Friday
as a storm system moves across the Plains. There is still a wide
range of possibilities for the storm track and the resulting
snowfall amounts. Gusty northeast to northwest winds also are
possible during and after any snowfall.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed tonight or Monday.

$$

Mayes

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
358 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
201200-
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-
358 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

There is a small chance for a few thunderstorms across much of
the area tonight. Severe weather is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Monday afternoon, near critical fire weather conditions will be
possible across portions of the outlook area, mainly along and
west of a line from Lexington to Alma Nebraska...to Plainville
Kansas.

Although plenty of uncertainty remains in the forecast, there is
the potential for a strong system to affect the region Thursday
through Friday, bringing the chance for accumulating snowfall and
strong northerly winds.

.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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ033-044-045-057>062-070>075-081>086-092>097-202145-
Sac-Crawford-Carroll-Audubon-Guthrie-Dallas-Polk-Jasper-Poweshiek-
Cass-Adair-Madison-Warren-Marion-Mahaska-Adams-Union-Clarke-Lucas-
Monroe-Wapello-Taylor-Ringgold-Decatur-Wayne-Appanoose-Davis-
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

There is an elevated fire threat across the area this afternoon
due to abnormally dry and warm conditions along with breezy south
winds.

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight west
of Interstate 35.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible through Monday
afternoon. Brief heavy rainfall is possible with the thunderstorms.

Wintry precipitation is looking more possible Friday and Friday
night across portions of western and central Iowa. At this time,
the best chance for moderate snow accumulations is over northern
Iowa. Hazardous travel impacts may be possible Friday into Friday
night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ034>039-046>050-202145-
Calhoun-Webster-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-Black Hawk-Greene-Boone-
Story-Marshall-Tama-
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

There is an elevated fire threat across the area this afternoon
due to abnormally dry and warm conditions along with breezy south
winds.

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight west
of Interstate 35.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible through Monday afternoon.
Brief heavy rainfall is possible with the thunderstorms.

Wintry precipitation is possible Thursday night and Friday with
the best chance for moderate snow accumulations over northern
Iowa. In addition, gusty northwest winds are expected to develop
on Friday. Hazardous travel impacts may be possible Thursday
night into Friday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-202145-
Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Palo Alto-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-
Pocahontas-Humboldt-Wright-Franklin-Butler-Bremer-
342 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Isolated non-severe thunderstorms are possible Monday. Brief
heavy rainfall may occur with the thunderstorms. Areas that do
receive brief heavy rainfall could experience some minor flooding
due to runoff.

Wintry precipitation is possible Thursday night and Friday with
the best chance for moderate snow accumulations over northern
Iowa. In addition, gusty northwest winds are expected to develop
on Friday. Hazardous travel impacts may be possible Thursday
night into Friday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
311 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-202115-
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-
311 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017 /211 PM MST Sun Feb 19 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Hazardous weather is not expected.

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

Elevated fire danger is expected Monday across southwestern
Nebraska, along and south of Interstate 80. Minimum relative
humidity will fall to near 20 percent with northwest winds
of 10 to 20 mph.

A winter storm system will affect the region Thursday into
Friday. This could bring rain, accumulating snow, and gusty
winds. However, there is uncertainty in the strength and track of
the storm so stay tuned for further updates regarding this winter
system.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$

Taylor

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
251 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-202100-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
251 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central...north
central and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

Widespread rain with embedded thunderstorms are expected across
the area tonight mainly after 10 PM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

There is a chance for accumulating snow in north central Kansas
Thursday night and Friday.


&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
547 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ003-014-MNZ090-201200-
Dickinson-Clay IA-Jackson-
547 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa
and southwest Minnesota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of fog will persist through mid-morning. Visibility below
one mile is possible.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible late Sunday night into Monday
morning. No severe weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A strong storm system is expected to enter the Plains on
Thursday. The details of this storm system are very uncertain, but
it could bring significant impacts to parts of the region
Thursday night and Friday. Continue to monitor your local forecast
through the upcoming week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
547 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

IAZ001-002-012-013-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-097-098-
NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-201200-
Lyon IA-Osceola-Sioux-O`Brien-Plymouth-Cherokee-Buena Vista-
Woodbury-Ida-Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-
Pipestone-Rock-Dixon-Dakota-Beadle-Kingsbury-Brookings-Gregory-
Jerauld-Sanborn-Miner-Lake-Moody-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Hanson-
McCook-Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-Turner-Lincoln SD-
Bon Homme-Yankton-Clay SD-Union-
547 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa,
west central Iowa, southwest Minnesota, northeast Nebraska,
central South Dakota, east central South Dakota, south central
South Dakota, and southeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible late Sunday night into Monday
morning. No severe weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A strong storm system is expected to enter the Plains by Thursday.
The details of this storm system are very uncertain, but it could
bring significant impacts to parts of the region Thursday night
and Friday. Continue to monitor your local forecast through the
upcoming week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
459 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-201100-
Atchison KS-Miami-Linn KS-Doniphan-Leavenworth-Wyandotte-Johnson KS-
Atchison MO-Nodaway-Worth-Gentry-Harrison-Mercer-Putnam-Schuyler-
Holt-Andrew-De Kalb-Daviess-Grundy-Sullivan-Adair-Buchanan-Clinton-
Caldwell-Livingston-Linn MO-Macon-Platte-Clay-Ray-Carroll-Chariton-
Randolph-Jackson-Lafayette-Saline-Howard-Cass-Johnson MO-Pettis-
Cooper-Bates-Henry-
459 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northwest...north central and
west central Missouri...as well as extreme eastern Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

 Areas of shallow fog will reduce visibilities in affected areas this
 morning down to 1/4 mile at times before lifting by the mid-
 morning. Rain chances will return to the area after midnight and
 persist through Monday. An isolated thunderstorm or two is
 possible, though severe weather is not anticipated. Rain totals
 will generally remain less than one quarter inch.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 http://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

 Additional rain showers are possible by the late week with embedded
 thunderstorm activity possible. As of now, areas north of I-70 are
 most likely to be affected. Wintry precipitation is also possible
 as the storm system exits the local area, though impacts should
 remain minimal.

 More detailed information can be accessed at...
 http://www.weather.gov/eax/hwo

$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service North Platte NE
533 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

NEZ037-038-059-071-200130-
Custer-Frontier-Lincoln-Logan-
533 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

.NOW...

At 530 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated a line of showers and
thunderstorms along a line extending from 9 miles south of Lake
Maloney State Recreation Area to near Eustis, moving north at 25 mph.

Small hail and 1/4 inch of rain are possible with the thunderstorms.
This rain was associated with an approaching Pacific cold front and
upper level disturbance moving through the Central Rockies.
Scattered shower and thunderstorm activity is expected to continue
throughout the evening and overnight across Western and North
Central Nebraska.

Locations impacted include...
North Platte, Broken Bow, Stapleton, Arnold, Callaway, Brady, Eustis,
Merna, Maxwell, Oconto, Wellfleet, Moorefield, Gandy, Lake Maloney
State Recreation Area, North Platte Airport, Logan, Cottonwood Canyon
State Wildlife Management Area, Lodi, Tarboz Lake and Shanklin Bluff.

This includes the following highways...
 Highway 2 between mile markers 267 and 278.
 Highway 92 between mile markers 218 and 273.
 Highway 97 between mile markers 1 and 5.
 Interstate 80 in Nebraska between mile markers 172 and 207.

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CDC

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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