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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
335 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Sherman-Howard-Merrick-Polk-Dawson-Buffalo-Hall-Hamilton-York-
Gosper-Phelps-Kearney-Adams-Clay-Fillmore-Furnas-Harlan-Franklin-
Webster-Nuckolls-Thayer-
335 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

The combination of dry conditions and gusty winds will lead to
near critical fire weather conditions this afternoon and early
evening, primarily across north central Kansas into south central
Nebraska counties that border Kansas.

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

Near critical fire weather conditions are forecast again Tuesday
and Wednesday afternoon and early evening, mainly for portions of
north central Kansas.

Isolated, non-severe thunderstorms are possible Tuesday night
for areas generally along and east of a line From Ord, to Aurora,
to Geneva, Nebraska.

.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

$$

Wesely

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
401 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
401 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

A Red Flag Warning remains in effect for the entire area from
until 7 PM due to gusty south to southwest winds, low humidities,
and cured fuels.

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

A few severe thunderstorms are possible Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday night, mainly in northeast and east central
Kansas. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible Wednesday night in
these areas.

.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 North Platte NE
357 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Logan-Custer-Deuel-Keith-Perkins-Lincoln-Chase-Hayes-Frontier-
Western Cherry-
357 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021 /257 PM MST Mon Mar 8 2021/

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...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

Elevated to near critical fire weather conditions on Tuesday as
humidity levels drop below 20 percent across all of western and
north central Nebraska with values near 15 percent for portions of
the western Sandhills through southwest Nebraska. Wind gusts up
to 25 mph are possible across the northwest Sandhills, but
confidence in reaching critical fire weather conditions is low due
to the limited overlap of strongest winds and lowest humidity.

Light snow is possible Tuesday night into Wednesday across
northern Nebraska. Accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are possible
with locally higher amounts across the Pine Ridge region in
northern Sheridan county. Wind gusts of 20 mph are also possible
during the snow leading to minor blowing and drifting snow as
well as reduced visibility.

A potential storm system will bring another chance of snow this
weekend. Timing and strength as well as accumulations are still
uncertain at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$

Roberg

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
343 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper-
Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-Labette-
343 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas,
South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Very high to extreme grassland fire danger will continue until
sunset. Outdoor burning should be avoided. Refer to the Red Flag
Warning which remains in effect until early evening for central and
southeast Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Very high grassland fire danger is expected again during the
afternoon hours on Tuesday and Wednesday.

There is a chance for strong to marginally severe thunderstorms
Wednesday evening and Wednesday night, mainly along and east of a
Salina to Lyons to Pratt line. The main threats will be to nickel
to quarter size hail and 50 to 60 mph wind gusts. Locally heavy
rainfall is also possible.

Rain chances will increase across the entire area Thursday night
through Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall and periodic chances for
thunderstorms can also be expected, especially across south central
and southeast Kansas. Snow may mix with the rain across central
Kansas, especially late in the weekend, though little if any snow
accumulation is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

&&

For a graphical version of this information, see our webpage at:
https://weather.gov/crh/ghwo?sid=ict

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Omaha/Valley NE
335 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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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-
335 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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 Tuesday

Low relative humidity and gusty south winds will contribute to
very high fire danger over much of the area from this afternoon
into the early evening. Fire danger should also rise into the
very high category Tuesday afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Monday

A few non-severe thunderstorms are possible from Tuesday evening
into Wednesday morning as a weather system moves through the
area. There is a small chance for some strong storms Wednesday
afternoon or early evening in the southeast corner of Nebraska
near a cold front that will be moving through the region.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Storm spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1024 AM MST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Yuma-Kit Carson-Cheyenne-Rawlins-Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-
Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-
Red Willow-
1024 AM MST Mon Mar 8 2021 /1124 AM CST Mon Mar 8 2021/

This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska...
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

Elevated to near-critical fire weather conditions are expected
this afternoon, mainly along and west of Highway 27. Outdoor burning
is not advised.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

Elevated to near-critical fire weather conditions are possible during
the afternoon hours on both Tuesday and Wednesday, mainly south of
Interstate 70. Outdoor burning is not advised.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Please report any fires to local law enforcement.

$$

Vincent

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
509 AM CST Mon Mar 8 2021

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Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
509 AM CST Mon Mar 8 2021 /409 AM MST Mon Mar 8 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
----------------
Elevated to near-critical fire weather conditions are forecast to
develop this afternoon as winds increase to 25 to 35 mph with higher
gusts. Afternoon relative humidity will fall to 20 to 30 percent.

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

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

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------
Critical fire weather conditions are expected both Tuesday and
Wednesday with very low relative humidity forecast in the 10
to 20 percent range. Winds will continue to be fairly gusty from
the west southwest both days, but particularly Tuesday afternoon.

A major storm system is likely to develop over the upcoming weekend,
affecting potentially a large portion of the Southern and Central
Plains with a significant amount of precipitation possible.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Tuesday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Extreme risk

* Wednesday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Extreme risk

* Thursday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Friday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk

* Saturday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Snow: Limited to Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited to Elevated risk
  - Snow: Limited to Elevated risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$

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