Sunday, March 24, 2019

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1246 PM CDT Sun Mar 24 2019

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1246 PM CDT Sun Mar 24 2019

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

Elevated hail risk.
Elevated thunderstorm wind damage risk.
Limited lightning risk.

DISCUSSION...

A cold front will move across the outlook area this afternoon and
this evening. Thunderstorm activity along the front is expected
to increase between 1 and 3 pm along a Versailles to Springfield
to Cassville line before shifting east through eastern portions of
the outlook area. The front is expected to pass south and east of
the area by 10 pm.

Shear and instability is expected to be supportive of supercells
capable of large hail up the size of ping pong balls. Wind gusts
of 60 mph will also be possible with some storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Gusty south winds will be possible Wednesday and Thursday ahead
of developing low pressure across the Plains. A dry air mass will
be in place and when combined with the gusty winds could lead to
an elevated fire weather risk during the afternoon hours
Wednesday.

There will also be the potential for some thunderstorms from
Wednesday night into Saturday with the best coverage expected
Friday and Friday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed later today and this evening for
areas east of a Versailles to Springfield to Cassville line.

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More detailed information can be accessed at:
http://www.weather.gov/sgf/sitrep

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

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DSA



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