Friday, February 28, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 282333 AAA
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
533 PM CST FRI FEB 28 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-012345-
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-
533 PM CST FRI FEB 28 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.

DISCUSSION...

PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE NORTH OF INTERSTATE 44 LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. A VERY THIN GLAZE OF ICE MAY
DEVELOP WHERE FREEZING DRIZZLE DEVELOPS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE OUTLOOK AREA THIS WEEKEND.
FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW WILL LIKELY IMPACT THE AREA SATURDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. GREATER THAN A QUARTER INCH OF ICE
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG AND SOUTH OF U.S. 60. ACCUMULATING SNOW IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS NORTH OF THE
HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...WHERE ACCUMULATIONS MAY EXCEED 6 INCHES.
SIGNIFICANT SLEET ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE I-44
CORRIDOR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
MISSOURI...WHICH WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO ENHANCE ACCUMULATIONS.

NORTHERLY WIND GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH MAY OCCUR SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.
THESE WINDS COULD ENHANCE IMPACTS FROM FREEZING RAIN ON TREES AND
POWER LINES.

A BITTERLY COLD AIR MASS WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FOR THE BEGINNING
OF NEXT WEEK RESULTING IN WIND CHILLS OF 5 TO 15 BELOW ZERO AT
TIMES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT. SPOTTERS
AND EMERGENCY MANAGERS SHOULD MONITOR FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE CONCERNING THE UPCOMING WINTER STORM.

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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)

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FOSTER



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