Middle America Braces for Strong Storms, Possible TornadoesAnother day of warmth Thursday, mixed in with humidity, instability, an approaching front and the jet stream, would contribute to steadily worsening weather. "By Thursday, it looks like all those ingredients come together. ... You can really blow up some big storms.''
Flash Flooding Expected Through Wednesday EveningSevere weather predicted Wednesday and Wednesday night
Hail, Winds, Possibly Tornadoes May Be Heading to RegionA 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.
No Tornadoes Reported Anywhere Across U.S. In MarchForecasters at NOAA's Storm Prediction Center in Norman say cool, stable air this winter could explain the lack of twisters.
Several Thousand Without Power After Monday Night StormsAmeren crews are making slow but steady progress on power outages in the area.
Minor Flooding in Parts of Northeast MissouriThe Mississippi River is flooding in several towns north of St. Louis as a result of recent rains, and the high water will apparently stick around for several days.
National Weather Service: Technology Hasn't Caught Up with TornadoesIt would be helpful to have a long-range forecast like we do with hurricanes and snowstorms, but the local National Weather Service office says they simply don't have that capability at this time.
Tornadoes Kill 16 in Arkansas, 1 in OklahomaThe most powerful twister this year carved an 80-mile path of destruction through suburbs north of the state capital, killing at least 16 people.
Weekend Storms Rake Portions of Southern IllinoisThe National Weather Service says more storms, including hail and damaging winds, are possible Monday for portions of Illinois.
25 People Injured in Southeast Kansas TornadoOne person died, but it was not clear whether the death was related to the storm.
Shelters Take in Pets While Homeowners Repair Storm DamageThe county animal shelter will be taking any pets whose owners homes are ruined and can't bring a dog or cat to a hotel while repairs are completed.
More Severe Weather On the WayTornadoes, heavy downpours and baseball sized hail could be headed our way, expected to roll in between 6 and 8 p.m.