Friday, March 29, 2019

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Weather Update from
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1253 PM CDT Fri Mar 29 2019

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1253 PM CDT Fri Mar 29 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.
Elevated flooding risk.
Significant lightning risk.
Limited non thunderstorm wind risk.


Showers and thunderstorms will continue to move across the Ozarks
this afternoon. This initial round of storms will produce
lightning and small hail.

Additional Strong to severe thunderstorms will then develop and
move into the area this evening and tonight with large hail up to
the size of golf balls and damaging winds up to 60 mph in the most
intense storms. Locations west of a Pineville to Springfield to
Osage Beach line have the highest potential of this activity.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning will be possible.

Showers and storms will increase in coverage from west to east
across the remainder of the area during the late evening and
overnight hours. While the severe threat will begin to subside,
heavy rainfall could lead to flooding of low water crossings
across portions of southeast Kansas and central Missouri.
Frequent cloud to ground lightning will be possible overnight.

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

Showers and thunderstorms will end Saturday morning. Gusty north
winds up to 30 mph will be possible during the day Saturday.

Shower and thunderstorm chances will return to the region by
Wednesday and Thursday of next week.


Spotter activation may be needed later today or tonight for
areas west of Highway 65.


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