Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLUS43 KSGF 021909
HWOSGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
109 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-031915-
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-
109 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

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 NON THUNDERSTORM WIND RISK.
  SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER RISK.

DISCUSSION...

SUSTAINED SOUTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN 20 AND 30 MPH AND WIND GUSTS
BETWEEN 35 AND 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA LATE THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WIND SPEEDS AND
GUSTS WILL OCCUR ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND PORTIONS
OF THE MISSOURI OZARKS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM
OSCEOLA...TO SPRINGFIELD...TO GALENA.

STRONG WINDS COMBINED WITH A DRY AIR MASS AND CURED GRASS...WILL
PRODUCE A SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER RISK THIS AFTERNOON. DESPITE
SOME RAIN LATE LAST NIGHT AND EARLY THIS MORNING RAPID DRYING OF
GRASSLAND AREAS WILL OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.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)

$$

DSA


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