Friday, August 18, 2017

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from
FLUS43 KSGF 181755

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1255 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
1255 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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


Isolated thunderstorms may be possible late this afternoon. A
complex of thunderstorms is expected to develop across eastern
Kansas late this evening and track east southeast into
southern Missouri overnight. There will be a marginal or limited
risk for a couple strong to severe thunderstorms possible late
this evening and overnight. The main threat will be isolated
damaging wind gusts up to 60 mph and large hail up to the size of

Depending upon the track of the system, locally heavy rainfall
may be possible where storms move over the same locations.

Heat index values will climb into the middle to upper 90s for
portions of southeastern Missouri and extreme southwestern
Missouri this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Periodic scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
from Sunday through middle of next week.

Heat index values will warm into the middle and upper 90s by
later this weekend and early next week.


Spotter activation will not be needed through this evening.


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