Sunday, January 5, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 050309
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
909 PM CST SAT JAN 4 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-060315-
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-
909 PM CST SAT JAN 4 2014

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE REGION...
...BITTER COLD SUNDAY AND MONDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
ELEVATED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
ELEVATED SNOW RISK.

DISCUSSION...

A BRIEF PERIOD OF FREEZING DRIZZLE OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL
OCCUR THIS EVENING...GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A NEOSHO TO
BOLIVAR TO OSAGE BEACH LINE. A VERY THIN GLAZE OF ICE WILL BE
POSSIBLE ON PRIMARILY ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES. SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATION MAY ALSO OCCUR IN HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN MISSOURI OZARKS PLATEAU NORTH AND EAST
OF SPRINGFIELD WHERE THE TEMPERATURES IS NOW HOVERING AROUND
FREEZING.

A WINTER STORM IS THEN EXPECTED TO BRING A SWATH OF ACCUMULATING
SNOW TO EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS FROM
LATE THIS EVENING INTO EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW
WILL OCCUR FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. SEE THE LATEST
WINTER STORM WARNING AND ADVISORIES FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON
ACCUMULATION.

GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT THIS
EVENING AND TONIGHT AND WILL PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW
WHICH WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TONIGHT. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL
FALL TO A RANGE FROM 5 DEGREES TO MINUS 10 DEGREES BY DAYBREAK
SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SNOWFALL ALONG WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WILL BE ONGOING
SUNDAY MORNING AND WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATE SUNDAY
MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

BITTERLY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL CONTINUE TO OVERSPREAD THE REGION
BEHIND THIS STORM SYSTEM LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RISE ONLY INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS
MONDAY...WHILE OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL DROP TO NEAR ZERO TO TEN BELOW
ZERO BOTH SUNDAY AND MONDAY NIGHTS. DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS
OF 10 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO WILL ALSO OCCUR AT TIMES SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

MORE LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL THEN BE POSSIBLE AROUND THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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)

$$

DSA



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