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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
416 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-182100-
/O.NEW.KDDC.FZ.A.0001.210420T0600Z-210420T1500Z/
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-
Including the cities of Wakeeney, Pfeifer, Hays, Scott City,
Scott State Lake, Dighton, Ness City, La Crosse, Syracuse, Lakin,
Deerfield, Garden City, Jetmore, Hanston, Larned, St. John,
Stafford, Macksville, Johnson City, Ulysses, Sublette, Satanta,
Cimarron, Montezuma, Dodge City, Kinsley, Lewis, Greensburg,
Haviland, Pratt, Elkhart, Hugoton, Liberal, Meade, Plains City,
Fowler, Ashland, Minneola, Coldwater, Lake Coldwater, Protection,
Medicine Lodge, and Kiowa
416 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021 /316 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021/

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as the mid 20s
  possible.

* WHERE...Portions of central, south central, southwest and west
  central Kansas.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through Tuesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

$$

Gerard

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
347 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>018-317-182100-
/O.NEW.KAMA.FZ.A.0001.210420T0600Z-210420T1400Z/
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Palo Duro Canyon-
Including the cities of Wheeler, Dalhart, Claude, Pampa, Gruver,
Borger, Amarillo, Perryton, Palo Duro Canyon, Panhandle, Boise
City, Higgins, Canadian, Miami, White Deer, Vega, Booker,
Hereford, Keyes, Spearman, Channing, Forgan, Dumas, Shamrock,
Canyon, Stratford, Follett, Beaver, Hartley, and Guymon
347 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as the mid 20s possible.

* WHERE...Portions of the Texas and Oklahoma Panhandles.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through Tuesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

&&

$$

MJG

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
203 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

OKZ004>006-009>011-014-015-181515-
/O.NEW.KOUN.FZ.A.0002.210420T1000Z-210420T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KOUN.FZ.A.0003.210421T0600Z-210421T1400Z/
Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Roger Mills-Dewey-
Including the cities of Buffalo, Laverne, Alva, Cherokee, Helena,
Carmen, Shattuck, Arnett, Gage, Fargo, Woodward, Fairview,
Cheyenne, Hammon, Seiling, Vici, Taloga, and Leedey
203 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...For the first Freeze Watch, sub-freezing temperatures as
  low as 29 possible. For the second Freeze Watch, sub- freezing
  temperatures as low as 25 possible.

* WHERE...Harper, Woods, Alfalfa, Ellis, Woodward, Major, Roger
  Mills and Dewey Counties.

* WHEN...For the first Freeze Watch, from late Monday night
  through Tuesday morning. For the second Freeze Watch, from
  late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Norman OK
203 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

OKZ007-008-012-013-016>047-050-TXZ083>090-181515-
/O.NEW.KOUN.FZ.A.0003.210421T0600Z-210421T1400Z/
Grant-Kay-Garfield-Noble-Custer-Blaine-Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-
Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Grady-McClain-
Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Seminole-Hughes-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-
Tillman-Comanche-Stephens-Garvin-Murray-Pontotoc-Coal-Cotton-
Jefferson-Carter-Johnston-Love-Hardeman-Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-
Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
Including the cities of Medford, Pond Creek, Lamont, Wakita,
Ponca City, Blackwell, Enid, Perry, Weatherford, Clinton,
Watonga, Geary, Okeene, Kingfisher, Hennessey, Okarche, Guthrie,
Stillwater, Elk City, Sayre, Cordell, Burns Flat, Sentinel,
Anadarko, Hinton, Yukon, Concho, El Reno, Mustang, Oklahoma City,
Chandler, Stroud, Prague, Meeker, Davenport, Wellston, Chickasha,
Tuttle, Purcell, Newcastle, Blanchard, Norman, Moore, Shawnee,
Seminole, Wewoka, Holdenville, Wetumka, Hollis, Mangum, Granite,
Hobart, Snyder, Altus, Frederick, Lawton, Duncan, Pauls Valley,
Lindsay, Wynnewood, Sulphur, Davis, Ada, Coalgate, Walters,
Temple, Waurika, Ringling, Ryan, Ardmore, Tishomingo, Marietta,
Thackerville, Quanah, Crowell, Vernon, Sheppard AFB,
Wichita Falls, Munday, Knox City, Seymour, Archer City, Holliday,
Lakeside City, Scotland, and Henrietta
203 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 28 possible.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, northern,
  northwest, southeast, southern, southwest and western Oklahoma
  and northern Texas.

* WHEN...From late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
406 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

TXZ021>023-027>029-033>035-039>041-182000-
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-
Yoakum-Terry-Lynn-
Including the cities of Friona, Bovina, Farwell, Dimmitt, Hart,
Tulia, Happy, Muleshoe, Littlefield, Amherst, Olton, Plainview,
Hale Center, Morton, Whiteface, Levelland, Sundown, Lubbock,
Wolfforth, Slaton, Denver City, Plains, Brownfield, Meadow,
Wellman, Tahoka, New Home, and ODonnell
406 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

...Near Freezing Temperatures Possible Again Monday Morning...

Low temperatures Monday morning are once again expected to be
near freezing across the southwest Texas Panhandle and
northwestern South Plains. Temperatures in the lower to middle 30s
will be possible across the remainder of the Caprock Escarpment
where excellent radiational cooling conditions could lead to
patchy frost development. These cold temperatures could damage or
kill any sensitive vegetation if proper precautions are not
taken. Additional near to below freezing temperatures will be
possible through the middle of this week.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Norman OK
721 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-191100-
Harper-Woods-Alfalfa-Grant-Kay-Ellis-Woodward-Major-Garfield-
Noble-Roger Mills-Dewey-Custer-Blaine-Kingfisher-Logan-Payne-
Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Grady-McClain-
Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Seminole-Hughes-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-
Tillman-Comanche-Stephens-Garvin-Murray-Pontotoc-Coal-Cotton-
Jefferson-Carter-Johnston-Atoka-Love-Marshall-Bryan-Hardeman-
Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
721 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northern...
western...central...and southern Oklahoma...and western north
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday...

.Freeze...
Freezing temperatures are expected Tuesday morning in northwestern
Oklahoma. Similar conditions are expected Wednesday morning over all
of western and central Oklahoma and adjacent parts of northern
Texas. A freeze watch has been issued.

.Thunderstorms...
There is a chance for thunderstorms Friday and Saturday.

Get graphics and more details at weather.gov/norman...and follow
our weather forecast office on Twitter and Facebook.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
552 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021

COZ058>089-093>099-191200-
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-
552 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There will be the potential for very isolated and weak thunderstorms
to affect the mountains of far southern Colorado this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A strong storm system will move across southern Colorado Monday
into Tuesday. Strong, gusty winds to near 40 mph, with potentially
higher gusts, is expected across the Plains Monday afternoon into
the evening. These strong winds could produce areas of blowing
dust, and strong cross winds, impacting those traveling across the
Plains Monday afternoon and evening. Snow, moderate to heavy, is
expected behind the cold front from the Eastern Mountains, into
the Palmer Divide. Snow accumulations of up to 6 inches are
possible over Monument Hill. Initially rain, will transition to
snow across the Plains Monday night, with an inch or two of
accumulation possible. Snowy conditions will likely impact the
morning commute Tuesday morning in and around Colorado Springs.

In addition, very cold temperatures are expected Monday night into
Tuesday morning. Those with sprinkler systems that have been
turned on, along with swamp coolers and exposed pipes should take
precautions to protect these systems. Sensitive plants should also
be brought indoors.

Periods of snow may be possible Wednesday night and again on
Friday for the higher terrain. Spotty, near critical fire weather
conditions will be possible over the San Luis Valley Wednesday and
Thursday as well.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

COHEN/88

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
416 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-317-182130-
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-
416 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Widespread hazardous weather is not expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Light snow will be possible mainly Monday night favoring the
Oklahoma Panhandle and northern Texas Panhandle. Some limited
impacts are possible.

Temperatures will drop below freezing Monday night, and a freeze
watch will be in effect as temperatures drop down to 22 to 32
degrees.

Thunderstorms will be possible Thursday afternoon across the far
eastern portions of the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles. Any storms
that develop are forecast to remain below severe levels at this
time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
308 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021

NMZ201>241-191100-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-Tusas Mountains Including Chama-
Jemez Mountains-Glorieta Mesa Including Glorieta Pass-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Espanola Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains Including Edgewood-
Estancia Valley-Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-
Upper Tularosa Valley-South Central Mountains-
Johnson and Bartlett Mesas Including Raton Pass-
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-
San Agustin Plains and Adjacent Lowlands-
308 AM MDT Sun Apr 18 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Valley rain showers, mountain snow showers, and a few thunderstorms
will remain possible today across northern and central NM. Any snow
accumulation will be light and confined to the higher terrain. Some
small hail is possible with any thunderstorms today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A potent back door cold front will enter eastern NM Monday night with
strong northerly wind gusts up to 55 mph and areas of blowing dust.

Critical fire weather conditions may return to parts of central and
western NM Wednesday and Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Guyer

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
354 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

TXZ021>044-190900-
Parmer-Castro-Swisher-Briscoe-Hall-Childress-Bailey-Lamb-Hale-Floyd-
Motley-Cottle-Cochran-Hockley-Lubbock-Crosby-Dickens-King-Yoakum-
Terry-Lynn-Garza-Kent-Stonewall-
354 AM CDT Sun Apr 18 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the South Plains, Rolling
Plains and the far Southern Texas Panhandle.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

A light freeze or frost is possible again this morning and tonight
on the Caprock.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

A strong cold front will bring gusty north winds to the South Plains
region late Monday night into Tuesday morning. In addition, a frost
or light freeze will be possible over much of the Caprock Tuesday
morning, and across most of the southern Texas Panhandle, South
Plains and Rolling Plains Wednesday morning.

Thunderstorm chances may return to the region Friday, a few which
could be strong to severe.

$$

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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