While winds are up too 100mph, it is moving NE and away from CONUS. The other systems are looking for an energy source and a favorable field for development. In lieu of all that, these other systems are moving west but will eventfully find their place following Gert. By the way Gert is the place for systems to go because of lowest pressure. More on that later.
Flash Flood Warning
Flash Flood Warning MSC035-067-170015- /O.NEW.KJAN.FF.W.0124.170816T2238Z-170817T0015Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Jackson MS 538 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017 The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Northeastern Forrest County in southeastern Mississippi... Jones County in southeastern Mississippi... * Until 715 PM CDT * At 537 PM CDT, emergency management reported heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring. Jones County Emergency Management reported flooding on I-59 at Eastabuchie. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Hattiesburg, Laurel, Petal, Ellisville, Sandersville, Mill Creek, Rawls Springs, Tuckers Crossing, Macedonia, Eastabuchie, Moselle and Ovett. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 216 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 ...Heat Advisory in effect this afternoon... .Heat indices of at or above 108 are currently being observed across a large portion of the advisory area. TXZ200-213-214-226-227-235>238-170000- /O.NEW.KHGX.HT.Y.0006.170816T1916Z-170817T0000Z/ Brazoria-Chambers-Fort Bend-Galveston-Harris-Jackson-Liberty- Matagorda-Wharton- Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City, Cleveland, Dayton, Edna, El Campo, Freeport, Friendswood, Galveston, Houston, Humble, Katy, Lake Jackson, League City, Liberty, Missouri City, Mont Belvieu, Palacios, Pasadena, Pearland, Pierce, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sugar Land, Texas City, Tomball, Wharton, and Winnie 216 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening. * EVENT...Heat index values of 106 to 110 degrees across the advisory area. * TIMING...This afternoon. * IMPACT...Prolonged exposure to the heat and/or exertion outdoors without proper hydration and other precautionary actions may result in heat exhaustion or heat stroke. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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 light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. 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 911. Each year...a number of fatalities occur nationwide due to children accidentally being left in vehicles during the summer months. In the past dozen years...500 children have died due to hyperthermia after being left in or gaining access to cars. Never leave children or pets unattended in a vehicle not even for a minute. Remember...beat the heat...check the backseat. && $$
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 328 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 TXZ200-213-214-226-227-235>238-172030- Brazoria-Chambers-Fort Bend-Galveston-Harris-Jackson-Liberty- Matagorda-Wharton- 328 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.. .DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight Heat indices of 106-110 degrees are already occurring across the area this afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect until 7 PM this evening. Please use caution when working outside and drink plenty of water. Seek immediate medical attention if you suspect that you or someone else is experiencing heat illness. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday Hot afternoons will persist through the upcoming weekend. The maximum heat indices each day are expected to range from 104 to 109 degrees.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED National Weather Service Springfield MO 413 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-172115- 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- 413 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas. .DAY ONE...Tonight. Weather hazards expected... Limited Tornado risk. Elevated Hail risk. Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk. Elevated Flooding risk. Significant Lightning risk. DISCUSSION... Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will continue into early this evening along and south of the Interstate 44 corridor. Additional thunderstorms will also develop across central Kansas late this afternoon. This activity will congeal into a line of thunderstorms which will then move southeast across the Missouri Ozarks from later this evening into the overnight period. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible through this evening, mainly to the west of an Osage Beach to Springfield to Anderson line. Large hail up to the size of quarters and damaging winds will be possible with a few of the storms. There is a limited risk for an isolated tornado this evening mainly west of an Osceola to Greenfield to Neosho line. Torrential rainfall can also be expected from these storms due to high moisture content in the atmosphere. Flash flooding will therefore be possible in areas where multiple storms move over the same areas. The highest risk for flash flooding will be across southeastern Kansas and western Missouri. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday. Periodic showers and thunderstorms will occur through the upcoming week and into the weekend. Heat index values will be the 90s each day into the weekend and as high as 100 by early next week. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation may be needed into this evening west of an Osage Beach to Springfield to Anderson line. && 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 $$ Schaumann
Flash Flood Watch
Flood Watch National Weather Service Springfield MO 227 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 ...Heavy Rainfall Likely Into Tonight... .Multiple rounds of torrential rainfall are expected across portions of southeastern Kansas and western Missouri into tonight ahead of an approaching frontal boundary. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are expected, with locally higher amounts exceeding 5 inches possible. Given the large amount of moisture in the atmosphere, intense rainfall rates may quickly lead to flash flooding. KSZ073-097-101-MOZ066>068-077>080-088>091-093>095-101>103-171200- /O.CON.KSGF.FF.A.0008.000000T0000Z-170817T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Vernon-St. Clair-Hickory-Barton-Cedar- Polk-Dallas-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Newton-Lawrence-Christian- McDonald-Barry-Stone- Including the cities of Fort Scott, Pawnee Station, Chicopee, Lone Oak, Pittsburg, Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus, Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, 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, Buffalo, Charity, Foose, March, Plad, Windyville, Olive, Joplin, Carthage, Greenfield, Lockwood, Meinert, Springfield, Marshfield, Northview, Seymour, Rogersville, Neosho, Aurora, Mount Vernon, Marionville, Nixa, Christian Center, Ozark, Selmore, Anderson, Noel, Goodman, South West City, Pineville, Rocky Comfort, Monett, Madry, Cassville, Kimberling City, Crane, Elsey, Indian Point, and Silver Dollar City 227 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of southeast Kansas and Missouri, including the following areas, in southeast Kansas, Bourbon, Cherokee, and Crawford. In Missouri, Barry, Barton, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Greene, Hickory, Jasper, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton, Polk, St. Clair, Stone, Vernon, and Webster. * Through Thursday morning * Multiple rounds of torrential rainfall are expected through tonight. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are expected with localized amounts over 5 inches possible. The rain will fall at a very rapid rate and may quickly lead to flash flooding. * Areas that receive multiple rounds of thunderstorms will see an increased risk for flash flooding. Rapid rises along area creeks and streams can be expected, along with the potential flooding of low water crossings. Motorists and campers should be especially alert for flash flooding. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.