Nearly 200 Illinois communities are scrambling to find road salt after last winter’s record frigid temperatures and snowfall depleted supplies.
County’s Emergency Operations Center says hardest-hit areas include: Cottleville, St. Peters, and Harvester
The latest assessment of climate change suggests “extreme rainfall events” and flooding have increased over the past century, and that’s expected to continue.
Missouri’s suddenly getting a lot of attention after playing host to a Firenado.
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.
One person died, but it was not clear whether the death was related to the storm.
A storm system is expected to tear through the Midwest and South over the next four days.
A local weather expert says a quiet start to the traditional tornado season does not guarantee things will continue that way.