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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
336 AM CDT Fri May 7 2021

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336 AM CDT Fri May 7 2021 /236 AM MDT Fri May 7 2021/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
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There will be a chance for strong to severe thunderstorms late
this afternoon and early this evening. The main hazards from these
storms today will be quarter to near ping pong ball size and wind
gusts of 60 mph.

Gusty winds and low afternoon relative humidity values will
produce elevated to near critical fire weather conditions west of
a Garden City to Liberal line.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Saturday afternoon and early
Saturday night. Hail larger than two inches, wind gusts in excess
of 60 mph and heavy rainfall can be expected from the stronger
storms. A few tornadoes will also be possible.

Critical to near critical fire weather conditions will be possible
Saturday afternoon west of a Garden City to Liberal line.


Days 2-7 Hazards
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* Saturday
  - Flooding: Limited risk
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Severe thunderstorm: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Extreme risk

* Sunday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Monday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk

* Tuesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk

* Wednesday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed after 3 pm this
afternoon...mainly south of a Johnson City to Sublette line.

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For more details visit our webpage
https://weather.gov/crh/ghwo?sid=ddc

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