Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1150 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 2017

St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
1150 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 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 Tornado risk.
  Elevated Hail risk.
  Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk.
  Elevated Flooding risk.
  Significant Lightning risk.
  Limited Non thunderstorm wind risk.


Southerly winds will gust up to 35 mph at times across the area
through Tonight.

A line of strong to severe thunderstorms will move through the
area late Tonight. Damaging wind gusts up to 60 mph will be the
primary hazard with this activity. Large hail to the size of
quarters are also possible, mainly across Southeast Kansas. There
is a threat for a few isolated tornados along the line of storms
Tonight. The greatest risk for severe storms tonight will occur
generally along and west of US Highway 65. Frequent cloud to
ground lightning will also occur with these storms.

The line of thunderstorms looks to reach extreme southeast Kansas
between 7-10 PM. The storms will then move east reaching the
Springfield and US Highway 65 corridor from 11 PM-2 AM. These
storms are then expected to weaken as they shift east of US
Highway 65 during the early morning hours Sunday, exiting the
Eastern Ozarks between 5-7 AM.

There is also a risk for some localized flooding, particularly in
southeastern Kansas and western Missouri. Widespread flooding is
not expected.

Locations along and west of US Highway 65 need to pay attention
to forecast updates through Tonight on this severe weather

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

Northwest winds will gust up to 30 mph on Tuesday.


  Spotter activation may be needed later tonight.


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