A storm system that buried parts of Wyoming and South Dakota in heavy, wet snow on Friday also brought powerful thunderstorms packing tornadoes to the Great Plains.
Physicists are meeting at the World Meteorological Organization in Geneva this week to discuss just that.
St. Louis County has reported its first heat-related death this summer.
Based on planetary positions, sunspots and lunar cycles, the almanac’s secret formula is largely unchanged since founder David Young published the first almanac in 1818.
But just how ‘nice’ of a summer was it? Scott Truett, senior forecaster with the National Weather says, “July was actually 2 degrees cooler than normal.
Flash flooding was reported in southern Barry and Stone counties, including Roaring River State Park, after an estimated 6 inches of rain fell early Thursday.
Over the last 48 hours more than 10 inches of rain has fallen near Fort Leonard Wood.
Ten inches of rain fell in a matter of hours flooding a small town near Fort Leonard Wood.
Nixon was heading to St. Charles County on Friday for an aerial look at the high water and the condition of levees.