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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
222 PM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-281930-
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-
222 PM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited lightning risk.
  Elevated excessive heat risk.

DISCUSSION...

A couple of showers/thunderstorms are possible across southern
Missouri (south of US-60) through this evening. A few cloud to
ground lightning strikes are possible with the stronger storm.
Most locations will remain dry.

Afternoon heat index values are expected to range from 99 to 106
degrees this afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for today
for portions of western/southern Missouri and southeastern
Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Afternoon heat index values are expected to range from 100 to 109
degrees on a daily basis from Wednesday through Saturday.

Storm chances may return for the eastern Ozarks late this week
into the weekend.

.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

$$

Ungar



Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1058 AM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055-066>068-077>079-088-089-093-101-281200-
/O.CON.KSGF.HT.Y.0002.210727T1800Z-210730T0200Z/
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Vernon-St. Clair-Hickory-Barton-
Cedar-Polk-Jasper-Dade-Newton-McDonald-
Including the cities of Fort Scott, Pawnee Station, Chicopee,
Lone Oak, Pittsburg, Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus,
Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, Warsaw, Whitakerville, Cole Camp,
Crockerville, Mora, Edmonson, Lincoln, Nevada, Tiffin,
Appleton City, Johnson City, Weaubleau, Hermitage, Quincy,
Wheatland, Cross Timbers, Kenoma, Lamar, Cedar Springs,
El Dorado Springs, Filley, Arnica, Caplinger Mills, Stockton,
Bolivar, Joplin, Carthage, Greenfield, Lockwood, Meinert, Neosho,
Anderson, Noel, Goodman, South West City, Pineville,
and Rocky Comfort
1058 AM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 109 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast Kansas and central, southwest
  and west central Missouri.

* WHEN...Until 9 PM CDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
  illnesses to occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational
Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent
rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone
overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location.
Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.

&&

$$



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