Outages now stand at 12,000 statewide and 10,000 in the St. Louis area.
The latest assessment of climate change suggests “extreme rainfall events” and flooding have increased over the past century, and that’s expected to continue.
It 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.
The most powerful twister this year carved an 80-mile path of destruction through suburbs north of the state capital, killing at least 16 people.
The National Weather Service says more storms, including hail and damaging winds, are possible Monday for portions of Illinois.
Gov. Jay Nixon today declared a state of emergency in Missouri in response to severe weather including heavy rain, hail, high winds, flooding and a tornado in University City.
There were more than 6,000 power outages for the greater St. Louis-Illinois metro area following a tornado that touched down this morning at 5:23 a.m.
Prolonged cold this winter has caused a cooling of water in the Gulf of Mexico and is likely to push back the start of the spring storm season in the Midwest.
I was hoping that the Punxsutawney Phil the groundhog wouldn’t see his shadow but of course he did. So you know what that means? Six more weeks of winter. I have a feeling that this […]
The severe weather that has hit part of the Midwest will continue to threaten the region.