Issue Date: 1051 AM CDT Sat May 15 2021
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Nebraska and
portions of north central Kansas.
.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.
Thunderstorms are possible anywhere in the outlook area at some
point between late this afternoon and sunrise Sunday. However,
the greatest likelihood and coverage of storms will focus late
this evening into the overnight hours, and especially favor
counties near and south of the Nebraska-Kansas border. There is a
Marginal Risk that a few storms could be severe, mainly southwest
of a line from Elwood to Franklin Nebraska, to Mankato Kansas. The
main threats with any possible severe storms will be hail to
around the size of quarters and wind gusts to around 60 MPH. In
addition, portions of primarily north central Kansas could receive
at least 1 to 2 inches of rain overnight, with minor flooding a
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.
There are a number of thunderstorm chances throughout this time
frame, with at least a small chance of storms somewhere in the
outlook area nearly every day or night. Please note that most of
these chances carry fairly low confidence at this time, and will
be subject to considerable adjustment over the coming days.
At least a few storms between Sunday and Friday could be strong
to severe. Locations mainly near and south of the Nebraska-
Kansas border are under a Marginal Risk for severe storms both
Sunday and Monday, primarily for the afternoon and evening hours.
Beyond Monday night, it is too early to confidently assess
specific daily severe storm potential.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotters are encouraged to report any possible hail, thunderstorm
wind gusts over 50 MPH, and heavy rain in excess of 2 inches.
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