Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Springfield MO 1003 AM CST Sun Nov 25 2018 KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-261615- 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- 1003 AM CST Sun Nov 25 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 excessive cold risk. Elevated non thunderstorm wind risk. Limited ice accumulation risk. Elevated snow risk.
DISCUSSION... A strong low pressure system and trailing cold front will move across the area today. Behind the front, temperatures will fall quickly from the 50s to the 30s this afternoon. Wind chills will drop into the the single digits tonight into Monday morning. Gusty southwesterly winds will occur ahead of the low, with winds switching and increasing out of the northwest through the afternoon. The strongest winds, gusting up to 50 mph, will occur west of Highway 63. Snow will develop behind the front by late afternoon, mainly along and north of Highway 54, where up to an inch of accumulation will be possible. There will also be a period of freezing drizzle developing from late this afternoon into the evening that could result in a glaze of icing on elevated surfaces. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday. Wind chills are expected to be in the single digits Monday morning.