Saturday, May 27, 2017

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from
FLUS43 KSGF 270526

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1226 AM CDT Sat May 27 2017

St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
1226 AM CDT Sat May 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

Limited Tornado risk.
Elevated Hail risk.
Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk.
Limited Flooding risk.
Significant Lightning risk.
Limited Excessive heat risk.


Widely scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible across
extreme southern Missouri overnight. The primary threat will be
large hail up to the size of ping pongs and damaging wind gust
up to 60 mph possible overnight through early Saturday morning.
There is a very limited chance for an isolated tornado as well.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Overall...the best chance for strong to severe storms will
occur from Saturday afternoon into Saturday night as the cap
weakens and very strong instability develops ahead of a cold
front which will move through Saturday night.

The main risks will be large hail up to the size of baseballs
and damaging wind in excess of 70 mph. The possibility exists
for a tornado or two as well.

With the risk of severe thunderstorms...frequent lightning and
heavy rainfall will be possible. Localized flooding of low
water crossings may be possible where the heavier rainfall


Spotter activation may be needed in the next three hours for
extreme southern Missouri near the Missouri and Arkansas


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