Weather

Severe Weather Possible Over Next Two Days

NEW GRAPHIC UPDATED 4/2/15 19:00

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for most of Central Missouri.

Today due to high winds low humidity the NWS has issues a Heightened Fire Danger Warning.

Looking ahead there is a chance for strong storms to begin developing this (Wednesday) evening and then agin Thursday afternoon and early evening hours.

On Thursday strong storms are possible to produce Severe Weather, especially along and south of I-70 and are expected to taper off on Friday.

Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week and Statewide Tornado Drill

March 2 to 6 awareness campaign calls attention to preparing for tornadoes, severe storms, lightning and flooding

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In advance of severe weather season in Missouri, the National Weather Service, the State Emergency Management Agency and local emergency managers are promoting Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 2-6, to help Missourians be prepared for dangerous tornadoes, severe storms, lightning and flooding.

Missouri’s 41st annual Statewide Tornado Drill will be held on Tuesday, March 3 at 1:30 p.m. If severe weather is in the forecast for March 3, the drill will be moved to Thursday, March 5 at 1:30 p.m.

UPDATE: Snow System Shifting South - Updated Snow Amounts

Above is the latest computer snowfall model from our good friend Meteorologist Neville Miller.

UPDATE: Feb. 28 at 12:18

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - An updated computer model provided by Neville Miller, indicates that the snow forecast is beginning to shift south, which means accumulations for Franklin County may be more in the range of 3’’ to 5’’ with most of it coming today and into tonight.

Deer Hunters Prepare To Brave A Cold And Snowy Open Day - Expected 2-3 Inches

(Photo courtesy of MDC)

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a winter weather advisory for snow...which is in effect from 9 am Saturday until to midnight on Saturday.

Timing

Snow will develop over central Missouri Saturday morning and then expand into northeast Missouri and west central Illinois Saturday afternoon. Snow will then taper off from west to east Saturday evening.

Partial Solar Eclipse To Be Seen On Thursday Oct. 23

Article by The Editors of Sky Telescope

Spectators in western North America will be able to see all stages of the partial solar eclipse on October 23, 2014 (weather permitting).

Those living in the east of North America will see the sun set while the eclipse is still in progress. Figure out what time the eclipse will be the deepest at your site by interpolating between the red lines.

--On the afternoon of October 23rd, two weeks after the Moon passes through Earth’s shadow, the Moon will cast some of its own shadow onto Earth.

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