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January 2018 Ozarks Climate Summary

The National Weather Service Forecast Office in Springfield, Missouri has released the Climate Summary for January 2018. They say it was a month with extreme temperatures, some winter weather, and even a tornado. When averaged out temperatures were slightly below normal across the area with below normal precipitation. Click here or on the graphic below […]

2018 Severe Weather Expo

Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Battlefield Mall, Springfield, Missouri Battlefield Mall will host the 2018 Severe Weather Awareness Expo along with the National Weather Service and other local agencies and partners to better equip Southwest Missouri communities to prepare for the upcoming severe weather season of tornadoes, flash flooding and […]

2018 Greene County Skywarn Spotter Training

Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Location: Assembly Of God Headquarters Auditorium 1445 N. Boonville Ave. Springfield, Missouri 65802 (use the interactive map below for your convenience) The National Weather Service Forecast Office in Springfield, Missouri has set the date, time and location for the 2018 Greene County Skywarn Spotter Training session.  Dates for […]

EF-1 Tornado Confirmed Near Mt. Vernon

The National Weather Service in Springfield, Missouri is confirming that a brief EF-1 tornado touched down Sunday night near Mount Vernon and Hoberg, Missouri. The NWS storm survey reports the tornado hit about two miles southeast of Hoberg at about 8:04 p.m. and traveled for about one and a half miles on the ground. It […]

January 2018 Snowfall Events

Two quick moving storm systems moved through portions of the Missouri Ozarks and southeast Kansas from the early morning of January 14th through the early evening of January 15th. The first system was mainly associated with an upper level jet streak and brought roughly a 1 to 3 inch snowband from west central Missouri and […]

Small Earthquakes Rattle Area

The United States Geological Survey is reporting that two small earthquakes shook parts of Taney County on Sunday, December 17, 2017. The first quake struck at 2:53 p.m. Central time with a magnitude of 2.5, and the second quake struck just four minutes later with magnitude of 1.9. The epicenter of the quakes is in […]

November 2017 Missouri Ozarks Climate Summary

November 2017 was a month with above normal temperatures and well below normal precipitation. Three out of four Automated Surface Observing Systems within the Springfield, Missouri County Warning Area recorded a top 10 driest November last month. Meanwhile, Vichy, Missouri set a record for the driest November on record! The significant lack of precipitation for […]

Skywarn Recognition Day December 2nd

Skywarn Recognition Day will take place this year on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 0000 until 2400 UTC – starting on the evening of Friday, December 1st at 6:00 p.m. Central and ending 24 hours later. During the Skywarn Special Event, hams will set up stations at National Weather Service offices and contact other radio […]

Missouri Winter Weather Awareness Day

The National Weather Service (NWS) along with the Missouri Department of Public Safety (DPS), Missouri State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), the Missouri Highway Patrol (MHP), and the State Fire Marshal, has designated November 15, 2017 as Winter Weather Awareness Day for the state of Missouri. Winter storms […]

Fall Back One Hour This Sunday

Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend here in Southwest Missouri and throughout most of the United States. This Sunday, November 5, 2016, at 2:00 a.m. local time, we revert back to Central Standard Time as we turn our clocks back one hour. Safety officials also suggest that this is a great time to test and/or […]

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