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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
155 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-210300-
/O.CON.KDDC.FZ.W.0002.210421T0600Z-210421T1500Z/
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
155 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021 /1255 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021/

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM CDT /MIDNIGHT MDT/
TO 10 AM CDT /9 AM MDT/ WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 24 expected.

* WHERE...Trego, Ellis, Ness, Rush, Pawnee and Stafford Counties.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 10 AM CDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
257 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-211645-
Yuma-Kit Carson-Cheyenne-Rawlins-Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-
Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-
Red Willow-
257 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021 /357 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021/

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

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

Record or near-record low temperatures are anticipated again late
tonight into early Wednesday morning with wind chills in the teens.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning, there is a chance of a
light rain and snow mix transitioning the region with only very light
accumulations possible.

Breezy south winds of 20 to 35 mph are also expected through the day
on Thursday.

Near-critical to critical fire weather conditions are possible
over eastern Colorado and portions of west central Kansas on Sunday
afternoon, and west of a line from Benkelman, Nebraska to Quinter,
Kansas on Monday afternoon due to dry and breezy conditions.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be required.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
327 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-212030-
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-
327 PM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021 /227 PM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021/

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Scattered rain and snow showers will continue over the region into
the evening hours today, however no hazardous weather is expected.

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

The next chance for precipitation will be Thursday. A wintry mix to
light snow showers are possible in the early morning in southwest
Nebraska, with precipitation moving northeast throughout the
morning. Little to no accumulation is expected with this system. No
hazardous weather is currently expected in this time frame.

.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 Denver/Boulder CO
1101 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

COZ030>051-211715-
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-
1101 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather expected. It will be a cold day across the
area behind yesterday`s system.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Light snow is likely in the mountains again on Wednesday and
Wednesday night. Accumulations of 1 to 4 inches are expected. On
the plains there is a chance of light snow, possibly mixed with
rain Wednesday afternoon. Any accumulation should be an inch or
less. There will be a warming trend Thursday and Friday, but still
a chance of snow showers in the mountains and a slight chance of
rain showers on the plains. A few thunderstorms are also possible
Friday afternoon. The weekend will be warm and dry.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter reports will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
450 AM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-211000-
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-
450 AM CDT Tue Apr 20 2021 /350 AM MDT Tue Apr 20 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
----------------

An area of light to occasionally moderate snow will continue to
move southeast across the area and should be ending after sunrise.
Portions of central Kansas will see the most snowfall with 3-4
total inches expected. Areas farther south will see lesser amounts
ranging down to a dusting along the Oklahoma border. Difficult
travel conditions can be expected in areas with the most snowfall.
A Winter Weather Advisory as well as a Freeze Warning continue in
effect until 10 AM CDT.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
* Freeze: Extreme risk
* Snow: Elevated risk

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

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Freezing temperatures are expected again late tonight. A Freeze
Warning is in effect late tonight into Wednesday morning.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Wednesday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Extreme risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Thursday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Significant risk
  - Fire weather: Significant risk

* Friday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Saturday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Extreme risk

* Monday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Extreme 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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