“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.”
For the St. Louis forecast area in 2014, there have been four tornadoes on the Missouri side and 11 in Illinois, for a total of 15 in the area.
An expert dispels the idea that the cooler-than-usual summer will mean a colder-than-usual winter is on the way.
The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado touched down last night near House Springs in Jefferson County, Missouri.
The latest assessment of climate change suggests “extreme rainfall events” and flooding have increased over the past century, and that’s expected to continue.
“Unfortunately, you can’t just end a drought that quickly,” meteorologist Jim Kramper said. “Most locations need anywhere from like six to nine inches.”
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NWS meteorologist says to expect 2-4 inch accumulation.
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