Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
1048 PM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

1048 PM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

A few thunderstorms are possible across portions of the local
area Tuesday evening. In addition...very strong northwesterly
winds are expected to develop Tuesday evening...with a high wind
watch in effect for wind gusts as high as 60 mph and areas of
blowing dust. This watch is in effect for areas generally along
and southwest of a line extending from Arapahoe, Nebraska to
Osborne, Kansas.

During the day Wednesday, strong northwest winds will feature
sustained speeds of 25 to 35 MPH, and frequent gusts up to around
45 MPH. These strong winds, in combination with low relative
humidity values between 20 and 25 percent, will result in at least
near-critical fire weather conditions, mainly within north
central Kansas and also the Furnas County Nebraska area.


Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.


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