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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
407 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
407 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible along the Palmer Divide from
northern El Paso County southeast into Kiowa County late today into
this evening.  If storms are able to form, the primary storm threats
will be lightning, 60 mph winds, and possibly some quarter size
hail across Kiowa County.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

There will be a general thunderstorm risk for each day, generally
contained over the mountains. Sunday afternoon there is a chance
for thunderstorm development over the far eastern plains, but
storms should remain below severe criteria.

Near critical fire conditions will exist Friday through Monday, with
an emphasis on Saturday and Sunday being the most critical fire
weather conditions

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
possible late today into this evening across northern El Paso and
Kiowa Counties.

$$

50/SKELLY

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
528 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

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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-
528 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018 /428 AM MDT Thu May 24 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
----------------
There is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms across mainly west
central Kansas this evening. Storms are expected to develop across
eastern Colorado this afternoon and move east into western Kansas
during the evening hours. Large hail to the size of golf balls and
damaging winds in the 60 to 70 mph range will be the greatest
threats later in the evening, mainly northwest of a Dodge City to
La Crosse line.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Hail: Limited risk
* Thunderstorm wind damage: Limited risk
* Lightning: Limited risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------
Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across
western Kansas Sunday into the next work week. Hot
temperatures and gusty south winds will lead to enhanced
fire weather risk as well, mainly in areas that have had
a delayed green-up in the far southwest sections of Kansas.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Friday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Severe thunderstorm: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  - Fire weather: Significant risk

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

* Monday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Significant risk

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

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed during the evening hours mainly
north of Highway 50 and west of Highway 283.

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
424 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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Yuma County-Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-Cheyenne-Rawlins-
Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-
Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
424 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018 /524 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

There is a risk for an isolated to scattered severe storms this
afternoon and evening capable of producing hail up to the size of
quarters and gusty outflow winds to 60 mph or higher. The area of
focus will be mainly along and east of the CO/KS border. Locally
heavy rainfall will also be possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

No hazardous weather expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
404 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

NMZ501>540-251100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
404 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A few strong storms are likely this afternoon and evening between the
south central mountains and the southeast plains. Hail to the size of
nickels, wind gusts to between 50-55 mph, frequent lightning and
torrential downpours are possible with these storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Critical fire weather conditions are possible Saturday and may
persist into Sunday across much of the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters should report severe weather through the National Weather
Service Albuquerque web site or by calling 1.888.386.7637.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
352 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
352 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Only isolated late day showers and thunderstorms are expected over
the higher mountains and across higher terrain of Elbert and
Lincoln counties. Severe storms are not expected through tonight.
Elsewhere, dry and warm conditions will prevail today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Dry and warm conditions will prevail through Saturday with highs
reaching into the low 90s. This will possibly be the warmest day
this year for some areas on the plains, so precautions are advised
and always Look before you Lock!

An approaching storm system will bring increased chances of
showers and thunderstorms to the mountains and eastern plains
Sunday and continuing through midweek of next week. Temperatures
will hover between the upper 70s and mid 80s through Wednesday.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
331 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
331 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dry and very warm conditions will occur today with some storms
possible over the eastern Uinta mountains this afternoon. Gusty
outflow winds and lightning will be the primary threats with these
storms over northeast Utah. Otherwise, expect mostly sunny skies
to prevail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Dry conditions with very warm to hot temperatures will continue
through Saturday. Winds will increase on Saturday ahead of an
approaching storm system, leading to potential for critical fire
weather conditions for much of western Colorado. The chance for
precipitation will slowly increase late weekend into early next
week as this storm system affects the area, with isolated storms
favoring higher terrain at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
312 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

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Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
Palo Duro Canyon-
312 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Showers and thunderstorms possible across the central and eastern
Panhandle for the rest of this morning, into early afternoon.
Storms are not expected to be strong or severe.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Slight chance of thunderstorms across the far eastern Panhandles
Friday afternoon. Storms are not expected to be severe.

Hot Temperatures in the Palo Duro Canyon on Saturday, with highs
in the mid 100s.

Slight chance of thunderstorms across Panhandles Sunday through
Tuesday. If storms develop, they may be strong at times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

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