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Snow and Sleet
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Snow and Sleet Risk Day 6
Snow and Sleet Risk Day 7
Ice Accumulation
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Ice Accumulation Risk Day 3
Ice Accumulation Risk Day 4
Ice Accumulation Risk Day 5
Ice Accumulation Risk Day 6
Ice Accumulation Risk Day 7
Frost and Freeze
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Frost and Freeze Risk Day 3
Frost and Freeze Risk Day 4
Frost and Freeze Risk Day 5
Frost and Freeze Risk Day 6
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Excessive Cold
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Excessive Cold Risk Day 3
Excessive Cold Risk Day 4
Excessive Cold Risk Day 5
Excessive Cold Risk Day 6
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National Weather Service - Springfield, MO
Hazardous Weather Outlook Text

000
FLUS43 KSGF 011751
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1251 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-021800-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
1251 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED TORNADO RISK.
  ELEVATED HAIL RISK.
  ELEVATED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK.
  ELEVATED FLOODING RISK.
  SIGNIFICANT LIGHTNING RISK.
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE HEAT RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY APPROACH THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S THIS
  AFTERNOON.

  ANOTHER ROUND OF STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING HOURS ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN
  KANSAS INTO SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI. INITIALLY A FEW
  SUPERCELLS MAY DEVELOP BEFORE TRANSITIONING INTO LINE SEGMENTS
  AND STORM CLUSTERS LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

  THE MAIN THREAT WITH ANY INITIAL SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  BE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH...LARGE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE
  OF GOLF BALLS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.
  THERE WILL BE A VERY LIMITED THREAT OF AN ISOLATED TORNADO OR
  TWO ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI DURING
  THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

  AS STORMS TRANSITION TO LINE SEGMENTS AND CLUSTERS...DAMAGING
  STRAIGHT LINE WINDS OVER 60 MPH WILL BE THE PRIMARY SEVERE
  THREAT. THERE IS A VERY LIMITED THREAT FOR AN ISOLATED BRIEF
  TORNADO WITH ANY EASTWARD BOWING LINE SEGMENTS. OTHERWISE...THE
  MAIN HAZARDS OVERNIGHT WILL BE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AND FREQUENT
  LIGHTNING. FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER AREAS THAT
  SEE MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

  IF YOU HAVE OUTDOOR PLANS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
  EVENING...MONITOR WEATHER CONDITIONS CLOSELY AND BE PREPARED TO
  SEEK SAFE SHELTER WHEN STORMS APPROACH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

  A SLOW MOVING FRONT WILL BRING A GOOD CHANCE FOR PERIODIC
  THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

  AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WITH A RISK FOR LOCALIZED FLASH
  FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE TUESDAY.

  AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES IN THE MID 90S WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
  A DAILY AFTERNOON BASIS WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

  ANOTHER FRONT WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AND
  SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
  ACROSS THE MISSOURI OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS.

&&

THIS PRODUCT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH
OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

SCHAUMANN



 

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