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“The potential is there,” says National Weather Service Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jim Kramper. A Joplin-sized tornado “could easily occur right across the Metro-area. If those conditions come together here, it could happen.”
A cold front approaching Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri is expected to bring hail, strong winds and the possibility of tornadoes to the region less than a week after meteorologists reported no tornadoes in the United States thus far in March.
A band of winter precipitation rolled into the Southern Plains and the Ozarks on Wednesday as part of a late-season storm that sent temperatures plummeting and led school officials in both Arkansas and Oklahoma to cancel Thursday classes.
Missouri’s 41st annual Statewide Tornado Drill will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, weather permitting.
St. Louis city health department has phone numbers & website information, as well as tips for staying safe in a winter storm.
Dropping temperatures are a concern.
National Weather Service in St. Louis sets Wind Chill Advisory for early Monday
Two counties declared states of emergency Monday to keep motorists off slick roads after a winter storm dumped several inches of snow across parts of southern Indiana.
Depending on track, parts of St. Louis area may get up to 10 inches of snow