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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
157 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

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157 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

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 flooding risk.
  Limited lightning risk.
  Limited fog risk.

DISCUSSION...

Patchy fog will remain possible tonight through early Friday
morning across the area...especially at higher elevations.
Visibilities may drop to less than one mile at times.

Several low water crossings remain flooded in south central
Missouri tonight.

Additional light to moderate showers will develop and spread
across the area this evening into tonight. A few thunderstorms
will be possible mainly across south central Missouri. No severe
weather is expected. Any additional rainfall on saturated ground
may cause runoff and additional flooding of low water crossings
and low lying spots.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Rounds of occasional rain and some thunderstorms will occur
starting through Saturday evening. Excessive rainfall and
additional flooding will be possible Friday night into Saturday
with the best chances over south central Missouri.

A strong storm system moving from the Plains into the Midwest
will produce a limited risk for strong to severe storms over
areas south and east of I-44 across southern Missouri.

.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

$$

Griffin



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