Saturday, December 26, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 261936
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
136 PM CST SAT DEC 26 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-271945-
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-
136 PM CST SAT DEC 26 2015

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

DISCUSSION...

A SIGNIFICANT FLOOD EVENT IS EXPECTED TO UNFOLD ACROSS THE
REGION TODAY THROUGH MONDAY. HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO EXPAND
ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA TODAY...WITH THE HEAVIEST TOTALS
FOCUSED ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR. SIGNIFICANT FLASH
FLOODING AND RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY STARTING
LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT. AREAS THAT DO NOT NORMALLY FLOOD
COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING DURING THIS EVENT. FOR SOME LOCATIONS
ACROSS SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...FLOODING COULD
EXCEED THAT SEEN DURING THE SPRING 2008 AND 2011 FLOODS.

IN ADDITION TO HEAVY RAIN...A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE TODAY...MAINLY OVER
SOUTHERN MISSOURI. HAIL TO THE SIZE OF QUARTERS...WIND GUSTS TO
60 MPH...AND A BRIEF SPIN UP TORNADO OR TWO WILL BE POSSIBLE.
THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT WILL BE CONDITIONAL ON THE AMOUNT OF
INSTABILITY THAT CAN DEVELOP.

NORTH TO NORTHEAST SURFACE WINDS WILL START TO GUST TO BETWEEN
30 AND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT OVER FAR SOUTHEASTERN
KANSAS AND WESTERN MISSOURI.

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

HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF
THE REGION. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES CAN
BE EXPECTED...WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS ACROSS THE
INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR. IN ADDITION TO FLASH FLOODING...MANY
RIVERS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH AT LEAST MODERATE FLOOD STAGE BY
SUNDAY...WITH SEVERAL RIVER POINTS REACHING MAJOR OR EVEN
RECORD FLOOD STAGE. THOSE WITH INTERESTS ALONG OR NEAR AREA
RIVERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REMAIN ALERT FOR THE LATEST RIVER
FORECASTS AND FLOOD WARNINGS.

LIGHT SNOW MAY MIX IN WITH RAIN AS THIS STORM SYSTEM EXITS THE
AREA MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT. NO WINTER WEATHER IMPACTS ARE
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF/SITREP(ALL LOWERCASE)

THIS PRODUCT IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...
HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

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LINDENBERG



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