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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

NEC011-119-141-012330-
/O.CON.KOAX.SV.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150401T2330Z/
BOONE NE-MADISON NE-PLATTE NE-
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM CDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL BOONE...SOUTHERN MADISON AND NORTHWESTERN PLATTE
COUNTIES...

AT 559 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NEWMAN
GROVE...OR 23 MILES SOUTHWEST OF NORFOLK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEWMAN GROVE AND LINDSAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 4167 9783 4181 9795 4197 9773 4186 9746
      4173 9751
TIME...MOT...LOC 2259Z 229DEG 23KT 4183 9778

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

MILLER


Severe Weather Statement


SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

NEC011-119-141-012330-
/O.CON.KOAX.SV.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150401T2330Z/
BOONE NE-MADISON NE-PLATTE NE-
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 630 PM CDT
FOR EAST CENTRAL BOONE...SOUTHERN MADISON AND NORTHWESTERN PLATTE
COUNTIES...

AT 559 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NEWMAN
GROVE...OR 23 MILES SOUTHWEST OF NORFOLK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
         ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEWMAN GROVE AND LINDSAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

LAT...LON 4167 9783 4181 9795 4197 9773 4186 9746
      4173 9751
TIME...MOT...LOC 2259Z 229DEG 23KT 4183 9778

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

MILLER


Severe Thunderstorm Watch


SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 15
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 15 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

KSC029-089-123-141-147-157-163-183-201-020600-
/O.NEW.KWNS.SV.A.0015.150401T2300Z-150402T0600Z/

KS
.    KANSAS COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

CLOUD                JEWELL              MITCHELL
OSBORNE              PHILLIPS            REPUBLIC
ROOKS                SMITH               WASHINGTON
$$

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 15
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
600 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 15 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS

NEC001-011-019-021-023-025-035-037-039-043-051-053-055-059-061-
065-079-081-083-093-095-099-109-119-121-125-129-137-139-141-143-
151-153-155-159-167-169-173-177-179-181-185-020600-
/O.NEW.KWNS.SV.A.0015.150401T2300Z-150402T0600Z/

NE
.    NEBRASKA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE

ADAMS                BOONE               BUFFALO
BURT                 BUTLER              CASS
CLAY                 COLFAX              CUMING
DAKOTA               DIXON               DODGE
DOUGLAS              FILLMORE            FRANKLIN
FURNAS               HALL                HAMILTON
HARLAN               HOWARD              JEFFERSON
KEARNEY              LANCASTER           MADISON
MERRICK              NANCE               NUCKOLLS
PHELPS               PIERCE              PLATTE
POLK                 SALINE              SARPY
SAUNDERS             SEWARD              STANTON
THAYER               THURSTON            WASHINGTON
WAYNE                WEBSTER             YORK
$$


Red Flag Warning


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
323 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015


KSZ032-033-047>053-067>069-082-083-091-092-020000-
/O.CON.KICT.FW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150402T0000Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-
CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-
323 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 032...
033...047...048...049...050...051...052...053...067...068...069...
082...083...091 AND 092...

* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
  AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
  RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER PRODUCT.

&&

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1132 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...CRITICAL WILDFIRE DANGER IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA
THIS AFTERNOON...

.THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG A COLD FRONT THIS AFTERNOON MAY
PRODUCE DRY LIGHTNING.

NEZ209-210-219-020300-
/O.CON.KLBF.FW.W.0013.150401T1800Z-150402T0300Z/
LOUP RIVERS BASIN-FRENCHMAN BASIN-LOESS PLAINS-
1132 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE LOUP RIVERS AND FRENCHMAN
BASINS AND FOR THE LOESS PLAINS...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN NEBRASKA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 209 LOUP
  RIVERS BASIN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 210 FRENCHMAN BASIN AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 219 LOESS PLAINS.

* THUNDERSTORMS...THERE IS A RISK OF DRY LIGHTNING WITH
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER NOON MDT (1 PM CDT) UNTIL THIS EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...HIGHLY VARIABLE WITH GUSTS EXCEEDING 30 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING MAY START FIRES IN THE EXTREMELY DRY CURED
  GRASSES. THERE IS ALSO A RISK OF SUDDEN CHANGES IN WIND SPEED
  AND DIRECTION. AS A RESULT...THE FIRE FRONT MOVEMENT WILL BE
  UNPREDICTABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LBF

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
955 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ254-KSZ027-028-041-042-020200-
/O.CON.KGLD.FW.W.0007.150401T1600Z-150402T0200Z/
CHEYENNE CO-WALLACE-LOGAN-GREELEY-WICHITA-
955 AM MDT WED APR 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT /9 PM CDT/
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 027...028...041...042 AND 254...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN COLORADO...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 254 CHEYENNE
  CO. IN KANSAS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 027 WALLACE...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 028 LOGAN...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 041 GREELEY AND FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 042 WICHITA.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THEN TURNING
  TO THE NORTH BY EARLY EVENING AND GUSTING UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...WEDNESDAY FROM THE MID MORNING TO THE EARLY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 11 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...RANGING FROM THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S.

* LIGHTNING...SCATTERED HIGH BASED THUNDERSTORMS COULD PRODUCE A
  FEW DRY LIGHTNING STRIKES.

* IMPACTS...FIRES WILL BEGIN EASILY AND SPREAD QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR ARE IMMINENT. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/GLD (ALL LOWER CASE)


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
539 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

IAZ043-055-056-069-079-080-090-091-NEZ012-015-017-018-030>034-
042>045-050>053-065>068-078-088>093-021245-
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-
PAGE-CEDAR-THURSTON-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-
539 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

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 THURSDAY

VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL REMAIN IN PLACE IN ADVANCE OF A COLD
FRONT UNTIL ABOUT 7 TO 8 PM.

SCATTERED SEVERE TO THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE DEVELOP LATE THIS
AFTERNOON OVER NORTHEAST NEBRASKA THEN SPREAD SLOWLY SOUTHEAST
INTO SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA TONIGHT. SOME STORMS
MAY BE SEVERE EARLY THIS EVENING WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS THE PRIMARY HAZARDS.

THE THREAT FOR SEVERE STORMS SHOULD DIMINISH AS WE HEAD TOWARD
MIDNIGHT. HOWEVER SOME AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE AS
RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SLOW TO CLEAR SOUTHEAST
NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER AN INCH ARE
POSSIBLE ALONG INTERSTATE 80.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THE NEXT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL COME SUNDAY NIGHT
AND MONDAY. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
427 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-022130-
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-
427 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015 /327 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HIGH TO CRITICAL WILDFIRE DANGER WILL EXIST ACROSS CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. A THUNDERSTORM MAY
DEVELOP IN THESE AREAS. LITTLE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED FROM THE
STORMS...AND THIS POSES A RISK THAT A WILDFIRE MAY IGNITE FROM A
LIGHTNING STRIKE. GUSTY WINDS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

TAYLOR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
314 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-022115-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
314 PM MDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

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

RED FLAG CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 40 IN
EASTERN COLORADO AND NORTHWEST KANSAS TODAY. IN ADDITION ELEVATED
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ELSEWHERE DUE TO THE LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND BREEZY WINDS.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRIMARILY EAST OF
HIGHWAY 283 IN NORTHWEST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
LARGE HAIL UP TO ONE INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH
WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS. TO THE WEST TO HIGHWAY 25 STRONG TO
POSSIBLY SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLY WITH THE PRIMARY THREAT BEING
WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH. IN ADDITION THERE IS THE CHANCE FOR BLOWING
DUST AS WELL AHEAD OF ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DO DEVELOP WITH THE
STRONG WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

A COUPLE INCHES OF WET SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
NIGHT WEST OF THE COLORADO BORDER...WITH QUICKLY DIMINISHING EAST
OF THE COLORADO BORDER. BREEZY NORTH WINDS COULD PRODUCE AREAS OF
BLOWING SNOW AS WELL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON FOR LOCATIONS
ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 25. ANY STORM REPORTS ARE GREATLY
APPRECIATED THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA OR BY PHONE.

$$
JTL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
351 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-022100-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
351 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER CATEGORY IS VERY HIGH THIS AFTERNOON
FOR MOST OF NORTH CENTRAL...NORTHEAST AND PORTIONS OF EAST
CENTRAL KANSAS. WIDESPREAD SOUTHERLY WINDS BETWEEN 15 AND 25 MPH
WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH WILL CONTINUE. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL
REMAIN AROUND 30 PERCENT ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP OVER SOUTHERN NEBRASKA AND
NORTHWEST KANSAS ALONG A COLD FRONT DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING PERIOD. THESE STORMS WILL TRACK INTO NORTH CENTRAL
AREAS BETWEEN 7 PM AND 10 PM...BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD IN
COVERAGE ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA FROM MIDNIGHT THROUGH SUNRISE
THURSDAY. A FEW STORMS MAY BE SEVERE FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF A
LINE FROM HIAWATHA...TO COUNCIL GROVE. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS ARE THE MAIN HAZARDS. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL ARE POSSIBLE
FOR THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ONCE AGAIN ON THURSDAY...MAINLY
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 35. A FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE NEAR
AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 35 IN EAST CENTRAL KANSAS IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING FOR THE AREAS
PREVIOUSLY MENTIONED IN NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
347 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-022100-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
347 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SOUTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL PRODUCE
EXTREME FIRE DANGER ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. THE
RED FLAG WARNING EXPIRES AT 7PM THIS EVENING. VERY HIGH FIRE
DANGER RESIDES ACROSS THE REMINDER OF THE AREA THROUGH THE EVENING
AS WELL.

THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. A FEW
STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL
KANSAS. THE PRIMARY RISKS WILL BE NICKEL TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS TO 60 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY
MORNING AREA WIDE. OVER SOUTHEAST KANSAS A FEW OF THESE STORMS MAY
BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS...AND
DAMAGING WINDS.

SEVERAL HOURS OF VERY HIGH GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER ARE POSSIBLE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS CENTRAL KANSAS...AND PERIODICALLY
OVER THE REST OF THE AREA FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

IN ADDITION...SLIGHT CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN TO THE
FORECAST SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MAINLY FOR THE FLINT HILLS
AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BE SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
312 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
022015-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
312 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE MAJORITY OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT...WITH SOME SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE PRIMARILY BETWEEN 4 PM AND MIDNIGHT. AT
THIS TIME...THE MAIN SEVERE WEATHER THREATS APPEAR TO BE HAIL UP
TO THE SIZE OF PING PONG BALLS...AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS OF 60 MPH
OR HIGHER. THERE COULD ALSO BE A NARROW CORRIDOR OF LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL OF AT LEAST 1 TO 2 INCHES.

PRIOR TO ANY POTENTIAL RAINFALL...A NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE LOCAL AREA THROUGH THE LATE
AFTERNOON HOURS...THANKS TO THE COMBINATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES AND GUSTY WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON...NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS POSSIBLE ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA AS RELATIVE HUMIDITY DROPS BETWEEN 20
AND 25 PERCENT...IN THE PRESENCE OF WIND GUSTS AROUND 20 MPH.

ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON...CRITICAL FIRE DANGER IS POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH
OF THE OUTLOOK AREA AS RELATIVE HUMIDITY DROPS BETWEEN 15 AND 20
PERCENT...IN THE PRESENCE OF WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

ON SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...THERE ARE LOW-CONFIDENCE...SLIGHT
CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY NORTH AND EAST OF THE TRI-CITIES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED WITHIN PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK
AREA...PRIMARILY BETWEEN 4 PM AND MIDNIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

ROSSI/PFANNKUCH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1248 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-021800-
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-
1248 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED HAIL RISK.
  ELEVATED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK.
  LIMITED FLOODING RISK.
  ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  LIMITED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  SATURDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  SUNDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  MONDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

  TUESDAY...
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATER TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
540 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

KSZ003-004-016-012315-
DECATUR-NORTON-GRAHAM-
540 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

.NOW...

AT 538 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM...7 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF JENNINGS...OR 21 MILES SOUTHWEST OF NORTON MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS TO 35 MPH AND RAINFALL
AMOUNTS UP TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTON...ALMENA...LENORA...EDMOND...CALVERT AND NEW ALMELO.

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