Thursday, April 3, 2014

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 040109
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
809 PM CDT THU APR 3 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-050115-
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-
809 PM CDT THU APR 3 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

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

DISCUSSION...

A LINE OF STORMS WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK EAST ACROSS THE EASTERN
OZARKS THIS EVENING. ANY LINE SEGMENTS WITHIN THIS LINE THAT CAN
SURGE TO THE EAST OR EAST NORTHEAST WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
RESULT IN WINDS GREATER THAN 70 MPH. EMBEDDED SPIN UP TORNADOES
WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE LINE SEGMENTS. THERE COULD ALSO
BE SOME PENNY TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL IN A FEW OF THE STRONGER
STORMS.

IN ADDITION TO THE LINE OF STORMS SUPERCELL STORMS HAVE
DEVELOPED ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS. THESE STORMS MAY CLIP
FAR SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS OR
LARGER WILL BE BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY SUPERCELL ALONG WITH A
TORNADO RISK.

ALL OF THIS ACTIVITY WILL PUSH EAST OF THE AREA BY MIDNIGHT.

IN ADDITIONAL TO THE SEVERE STORMS SOME MINOR FLOODING OF FLOOD
PRONE AREAS INCLUDING LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS FOR LOCATIONS THAT RECEIVED MULTIPLE ROUNDS
OF HEAVY RAINFALL TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

BEHIND THIS STORM SYSTEM...BRISK AND GUSTY WEST NORTHWEST WINDS
ARE EXPECTED FOR FRIDAY WHICH WILL LEAD TO ELEVATED FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS THAT HAVE NOT RECEIVED
AS MUCH RAINFALL OVER THE PAST 48 HOURS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING ACROSS THE
EASTERN OZARKS.

&&

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)

$$

WFO SGF



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