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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
322 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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Lyon-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay-Plymouth-Cherokee-
Buena Vista-Woodbury-Ida-Lincoln-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-Jackson-
Pipestone-Rock-Dixon-Dakota-Beadle-Kingsbury-Brookings-Gregory-
Jerauld-Sanborn-Miner-Lake-Moody-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Hanson-McCook-
Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-Turner-Bon Homme-Yankton-
Union-
322 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for 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...This afternoon and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Unsettled weather is expected Wednesday night through Friday.
Showers, and perhaps a few thunderstorms are possible ahead of a
strong cold front that will slowly work through the region on
Thursday. Behind the front, freezing rain, sleet, snow and rain are
all possible. There is a chance for a light glaze of ice, with minor
accumulations of snow by Friday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
250 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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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-
250 PM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020 /150 PM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A strong cold front will track through the area Wednesday
afternoon and early Wednesday night. Initially there will be
chances for rain showers late Wednesday and early Wednesday
night, along with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Rain will
then changeover to snow or wintry mix by late Wednesday night,
mainly over northern Nebraska and the Sandhills. Snow will then
remain possible across northwestern Nebraska Thursday. The
greatest threat for accumulating snow is far northwestern Nebraska
where there is a decent threat for 1 to 3 inches of snow
accumulation.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
539 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020

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Harding-Butte-Northern Foot Hills-Southern Foot Hills-Fall River-
Tripp-Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills-Northern Campbell-
Southern Campbell-Western Crook-Weston-Northeastern Crook-
539 AM MDT Tue Mar 31 2020 /639 AM CDT Tue Mar 31 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western South
Dakota and northeastern Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Breezy to windy conditions are expected today and tonight. Gusts
over 35 mph will be possible.

Low relative humidity values coupled with the breezy winds will
lead to elevated grassland fire danger across much of the western
South Dakota plains and foothills and northeastern Wyoming plains
this afternoon.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and
evening. Severe storms are not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

A cold front will cross the area by early Wednesday. Cooler
temperatures will spill into the area behind the front, with well
below average temperatures expected by Thursday. Several inches of
snow will be possible late Wednesday into Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates...or check
our web site at weather.gov/rapidcity

$$

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