Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
524 AM CDT Sun Mar 18 2018

524 AM CDT Sun Mar 18 2018 /424 AM MDT Sun Mar 18 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
Strong to isolated severe thunderstorms will develop early this evening
south of the Arkansas River between Liberal and Ashland. The strongest
storm will be capable of producing 60 mph wind gusts and hail to quarter
size. Critical fire weather conditions are expected from Elkhart to
Johnson to Syracuse this afternoon.

Day 1 Hazards
* Hail: Limited risk
* Lightning: Significant risk
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
* Fire weather: Significant risk

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

Days 2-7 Discussion
Strong north winds of 25 to 35 mph, with gusts to around 45 mph, are
expected Monday. Near-critical fire weather conditions are likely
Tuesday afternoon and again later in the week as the next very warm
airmass develops.

Days 2-7 Hazards
* Monday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Wednesday
  No hazards.

* Thursday
  No hazards.

* Friday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Snow: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk


Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.


For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo


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