Issue Date: 514 AM CDT Wed Jul 18 2018
Expiration: 1015 GMT 19 2018
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
Weather hazards expected...
Limited hail risk.
Limited thunderstorm wind damage risk.
Limited flooding risk.
Elevated lightning risk.
Limited excessive heat risk.
Thunderstorms are expected to develop this morning over parts of
the area. Stronger storms with small hail, frequent lightning and
pockets of heavy rain are expected this morning from the Truman
Lake and Lake of the Ozarks Region in central Missouri south to
the West Plains and Alton areas. Some flash flooding will be
possible where storm movement causes persistent heavy rainfall to
fall over the same areas. This area of storms will weaken by
Additional scattered afternoon and early evening thunderstorms
will be possible where daytime heating occurs over parts of
southwest and west central Missouri. Isolated storms will have
the potential for damaging winds and large hail.
Heat index values in the upper 90s are expected over southeast
Kansas and far southwest Missouri this afternoon.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.
Thunderstorm chances will linger into early Thursday, mainly for
eastern counties in the outlook area. Isolated afternoon and
evening thunderstorms will be possible Friday.
Heat index values of 100 to 107 will be possible over southeast
Kansas into southwest Missouri Thursday and Friday afternoons.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
With only a limited or localized overall risk for severe storms
today and this evening, a general spotter activation will not be
needed through tonight.
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