Saturday, December 26, 2015

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
FLUS43 KSGF 270447
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1047 PM CST SAT DEC 26 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-280500-
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-
1047 PM CST SAT DEC 26 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

SIGNIFICANT TO EXTREME FLOODING RISK.
LIMITED LIGHTNING RISK.
LIMITED NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.

DISCUSSION...

MODERATE RAINFALL WITH POCKETS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO
OCCUR ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI OZARKS
THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...WITH FLASH FLOODING AND RIVER
FLOODING CONTINUING. EMBEDDED RUMBLES OF THUNDER WILL OCCUR AT
TIMES ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA OVERNIGHT. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
EXPECTED.

HEAVY RAIN OCCURRED SATURDAY EVENING FROM ANDERSON TO
SPRINGFIELD TO ROLLA MISSOURI WHERE THREE TO SIX INCHES OF RAIN
FELL. NUMEROUS FLOODED ROADWAYS AND WATER RESCUES WERE
REPORTED. FLASH FLOODING WILL CONTINUE TO OCCUR ACROSS THESE
AREAS AS RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN ALONG WITH THE ADDITIONAL
RAIN CONTINUES OVERNIGHT.

THE STEADY MODERATE RAIN ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND WEST
CENTRAL MISSOURI WILL ALSO START TO ADD UP OVERNIGHT WITH RISES
ON CREEKS AND RIVERS RESULTING IN FLOODING IN THESE LOCATIONS
AS WELL OVERNIGHT.

SOME 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.

NORTH TO NORTHEAST SURFACE WINDS WILL START TO GUST TO BETWEEN
30 AND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT ACROSS 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.

&&

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)

$$

WISE



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