Saturday, January 4, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 041857
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1257 PM CST SAT JAN 4 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-051900-
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-
1257 PM CST SAT JAN 4 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 EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
ELEVATED SNOW RISK.

DISCUSSION...

A WINTER STORM IS EXPECTED TO BRING A SWATH OF ACCUMULATING
SNOW TO EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS THIS
EVENING INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR DURING
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

GUSTY NORTHERLY 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.

.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. TOTAL SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON WILL RANGE
FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND FAR
WESTERN MISSOURI TO 6 TO 9 INCHES GENERALLY ALONG AND EAST OF
HIGHWAY 63.

BITTERLY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL 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)

$$

TERRY



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