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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
241 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-072045-
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-
241 PM CST SAT FEB 6 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 FIRE WEATHER RISK.

DISCUSSION...

LOW HUMIDITY...MODERATELY GUSTY AFTERNOON WINDS...AND DRY BRUSH
WILL LEAD TO A BRIEF ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK.

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

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY. GUSTY SHIFTING
WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY...AND DRY GRASS AND BRUSH FROM RECENT DRY
WEATHER WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED TO SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER
RISK. WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY
OVER WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

MUCH COLDER AIR WILL MOVE IN FOR MONDAY WITH NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS
OF 40 MPH EXPECTED. WIND CHILL VALUES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE
ZERO ARE EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. SNOW FLURRIES AND OR
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE MONDAY. A LIGHT DUSTING MAY BE
POSSIBLE IN CENTRAL MISSOURI.

AN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER RISK WILL CONTINUE MONDAY AND TUESDAY WITH
HIGH WINDS AND DRY VEGETATION.

.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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