Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLUS43 KSGF 131012
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
412 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-141015-
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-
412 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW AND SLEET RISK.
  ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  WIND CHILLS WILL DROP INTO THE LOWER TEENS TO NEAR ZERO DEGREES
  EARLY THIS MORNING.

  A VERY DRY AIR MASS IS OVER THE REGION AND WILL RESULT IN LOW
  HUMIDITY VALUES ACROSS THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL
  NOT BE OVERLY STRONG THIS AFTERNOON BUT WILL INCREASE TO AROUND
  10 MPH ACROSS THE WESTERN OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN
  KANSAS AND WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK THIS
  AFTERNOON.

  LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE
  AREA LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO THE DAY ON SUNDAY. MINOR
  ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE...ALONG WITH
  THE POTENTIAL OF A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE FROM FREEZING DRIZZLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

  A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BE ONGOING ACROSS THE
  AREA SUNDAY MORNING. MINOR ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND SLEET OF A
  DUSTING UP TO ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED GENERALLY EAST OF HIGHWAY
  65. FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE THE ENTIRE AREA
  AND COULD LEAD TO A GLAZE OF ICE DEVELOPING. WHILE ANY
  ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT...THERE WILL BE THE
  POTENTIAL FOR SOME IMPACTS TO ROADWAYS. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM
  FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE AREA DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY WITH
  LOCATIONS GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 65 EXPECTED TO
  WARM ABOVE THE FREEZING MARK BY MIDDAY SUNDAY.

  WIND CHILLS WILL DROP INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT
  INTO MONDAY MORNING ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI.

  GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP ON TUESDAY WITH GUSTS
  OVER 30 MPH POSSIBLE ACROSS MAINLY EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS
  AND WESTERN MISSOURI.

  GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL THEN DEVELOP ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA
  ON BOTH THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WITH WIND GUSTS OVER 30 MPH EXPECTED
  BOTH DAYS. THESE GUSTY WINDS COMBINED WITH VERY WARM CONDITIONS
  WILL COULD ALSO LEAD TO ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON BOTH
  AFTERNOONS...MAINLY ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE WESTERN
  OZARKS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT:
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF/SITREP(ALL LOWERCASE)

THIS PRODUCT IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...
HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

WISE



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