Saturday, June 17, 2017

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
550 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
550 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

Elevated Hail risk.
Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk.
Significant Lightning risk.
Significant Excessive heat risk.


Strong to severe storms will continue to spread south across
portions of southeastern Kansas and western Missouri this
morning. Wind gusts in excess of 60 mph and hail to the size of
quarters will be possible with the strongest storms. Near
continuous cloud to ground lightning will also occur with the
storms west of Interstate 49 this morning.

Hot and humid conditions will occur this afternoon as heat
index values top out in the upper 90s to around 110. The
hottest conditions will occur across extreme southeastern
Kansas and western Missouri where an Excessive Heat Warning is
now in effect for. A Heat Advisory is in effect for locations
to the east to a Branson to Springfield to Lake of the Ozarks
line this afternoon.

Another complex of storms is expected to develop across
northern Missouri this evening and spread south through the
area later this evening into the overnight hours. The strongest
storms are expected north of the area with a gradually
weakening trend as the storms spread south. There will again be
a strong to severe storm risk across the area, especially along
and north of I-44. Damaging wind gusts in excess of 60 mph and
large hail will be the main risks.

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

A few storms may be possible during the middle of next week but
the better chances should remain north of the outlook area.
Additional thunderstorm chances will then be possible next


Spotter activation may be needed this morning for southeastern
Kansas and western Missouri, then again this evening and
tonight generally along and north of Interstate 44.


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