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Special Statement

Statement as of 6:53 PM CDT on October 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

... Multiple windy days with high fire danger then turning sharply
colder late this week...

Windy conditions will occur several days this week... including
Monday... Tuesday... and Thursday. Northwest winds will be sustained
between 25 and 35 mph each day... with gusts around 45 mph at
times. Combined with very low relative humidity levels and recent
dry conditions... this will result in high fire danger Monday and
Tuesday for much of south central Nebraska and north central

A Fire Weather Watch has been posted Monday afternoon for
Furnas... Gosper... and Harlan counties in Nebraska... and
Phillips... Rooks... and Osborne counties in Kansas. These counties
and possibly others may be upgraded to a red flag warning for
tomorrow... and one may be required Tuesday as well.

In addition... a strong Canadian cold front will plunge through
the region Thursday... bringing the coldest air so far this fall.
High temperatures will be in the 40s for most or all of south
central Nebraska and north central Kansas Friday and Saturday.
Low temperatures will be at or below freezing three nights...
Thursday night through Saturday night... with widespread readings
in the 20s expected at sunrise Saturday. In fact... there is
potential that areas along and north of Interstate 80 may fall
into the teens that morning.

Please continue to monitor the latest forecasts from the National
Weather Service via our webpage or NOAA Weather Radio. Be prepared
for windy conditions... be careful with anything that could start a
fire... pull winter Coats out of storage for later this week... and
be sure your furnace is ready for use.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory
California - Excessive Heat Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Watch
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana -
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
New Mexico -
New York - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Wind Advisory
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flood Warning
Oregon - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Washington - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - High Wind Watch, Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
- Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

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