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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
348 AM CST Sat Jan 29 2022

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-301000-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
348 AM CST Sat Jan 29 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Very high fire danger will occur this afternoon along and west of
the Flint Hills, due to a combination of low relative humidity
and 10 to 15 mph west winds with gusts up to 25 mph. Outdoor
burning should be avoided.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There are signs of a potential winter storm Tuesday night and
Wednesday. There remain several questions to answer in the
forecast. But confidence is increasing in the potential for snow
and mixed precipitation across the entire area Tuesday night and
Wednesday. Be sure to check for updates to the forecast if you
have travel plans next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/media/top/DssPacket.pdf

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
250 AM CST Sat Jan 29 2022

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-300900-
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-
250 AM CST Sat Jan 29 2022

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A brief period of very high grassland fire danger is expected
this afternoon across portions of central and southeast Kansas.
Outdoor burning is discouraged.



.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Much colder air and a chance for accumulating snow is expected
Tuesday night through Wednesday night which may start out as a
wintry mix. Minimum temperatures in the single digits will combine
with light north winds producing wind chills around 10 below at
times late Wednesday night into Thursday morning.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated tonight.

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

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
510 PM CST Fri Jan 28 2022

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-291145-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
510 PM CST Fri Jan 28 2022

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected through tonight.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
SATURDAY through TUESDAY...No Hazards.
WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY....Winter Weather and Dangerous Wind Chill Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...

A strong storm system along with an invasion of arctic air
are forecast Wednesday into Thursday. This will support chances
for wintry weather that will likely create some travel impact across
the region. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts as the
details get refined.
In addition, the arctic cold combined with strong north winds will
yield dangerous wind chills beginning late Wednesday night continuing
through Thursday night. Wind chills from zero to 10 below zero are
possible across northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas during this time.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING STATEMENT...

Emergency managers and first responders should begin preparing for
the potential of a winter storm next week. Travel is expected to
be impacted across the region, and the dangerous cold may
cause some issues as well. This cold spell, while quite intense,
is not expected to match the magnitude or duration of the
February 2021 event. Warmer temperatures are expected by the following
weekend.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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