Hazardous Weather Outlook
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FLUS43 KSGF 130148
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
748 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

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BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
748 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHERN MISSOURI
  TONIGHT AND SPREAD NORTH. ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A THIN GLAZE UP
  TO A TENTH OF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED BY SUNRISE...ESPECIALLY
  ALONG AND SOUTH OF A JOPLIN TO SPRINGFIELD TO SALEM LINE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

  FREEZING RAIN WILL THEN SPREAD NORTH ACROSS THE MISSOURI OZARKS
  ON FRIDAY. PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN WILL THEN PERSIST
  INTO THIS WEEKEND. THE FREEZING RAIN WILL SLOWLY CHANGE TO RAIN
  FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ACROSS THE REGION FROM SATURDAY INTO EARLY
  SUNDAY.

  STORM TOTAL ICE AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HIGHEST ALONG
  AND NORTH OF A PITTSBURG KANSAS TO STOCKTON TO ROLLA
  MISSOURI LINE. ICE AMOUNTS OVER THIS REGION ARE EXPECTED
  TO RANGE FROM A HALF TO THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH.
  LOCALIZED AMOUNTS AROUND AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE...
  ESPECIALLY IF THE FREEZING RAIN THREAT PERSIST LONGER
  INTO SUNDAY. SOUTH OF THIS AREA...ICE ACCUMULATION
  AMOUNTS FROM A QUARTER TO A HALF INCH ARE EXPECTED DOWN
  TO THE HIGHWAY 60 CORRIDOR. AREAS OF FAR SOUTHERN
  MISSOURI CAN EXPECT A THIN GLAZE UP TO TWO TENTHS OF
  AN INCH OF ICE ACCUMULATION.

  IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT EXPECTED ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY
  STILL CHANGE AS WEATHER MODELS GET A BETTER HANDLE ON
  PRECIPITATION TYPES AND AMOUNTS FOR LATER THIS WEEKEND.

  FROM LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO MONDAY...THERE IS ALSO A
  SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

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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