Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 070210
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
910 PM CDT TUE AUG 6 2013

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-080215-
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-
910 PM CDT TUE AUG 6 2013

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

LIMITED HAIL RISK.
LIMITED THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE RISK.
SIGNIFICANT TO EXTREME FLOODING RISK.
ELEVATED LIGHTNING RISK.

DISCUSSION...

AN ADDITIONAL ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.
UNCERTAINTY REMAINS ON EXACTLY WHERE THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL
DEVELOP...BUT A LARGE PORTION OF THE OUTLOOK AREA MAY BE
IMPACTED.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL CAN
BE EXPECTED WHERE STORMS DEVELOP. A FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE...BUT WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

WITH SATURATED SOILS ACROSS THE REGION...FLASH FLOODING IS
LIKELY WHEREVER THUNDERSTORMS DO DEVELOP. AREAS THAT NORMALLY DO
NOT FLOOD WILL BE AT RISK FOR FLOODING.

IT IS POSSIBLE THAT PORTIONS OF THE OZARKS THAT EXPERIENCED
EXTREME RAINFALL LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
WILL SEE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TONIGHT. IF THIS SCENARIO
OCCURS...THE REDEVELOPMENT OF EXTREMELY DANGEROUS...LIFE
THREATENING FLASH FLOODING WOULD BE LIKELY.

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

UNSETTLED WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK
INTO NEXT WEEKEND AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY MEANDERS THROUGH THE
AREA. CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ON A NEAR DAILY
BASIS CAUSING ADDITIONAL FLOODING OVER LOCATIONS WITH SATURATED
SOIL CONDITIONS. THERE IS ALSO A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH THIS ACTIVITY IF ENOUGH INSTABILITY CAN
MATERIALIZE.

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY REACH THE MID TO UPPER 90S ON A
DAILY BASIS THIS WEEK ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND
PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND SOUTHERN MISSOURI.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL ARE ENCOURAGED TO
RELAY ANY INSTANCES OF FLOODING THAT THREATEN LIFE OR PROPERTY
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD.

&&

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)

$$

FOSTER



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