Severe storms possible today and tonight, April 20, 2023

Strong storms are going to move through Missouri this afternoon and make their way towards our area tonight into early Friday morning. Damaging wind and large hail will be the main concerns, but an isolated tornado will be possible. You can find all of the current severe weather warnings in this link: WARNINGS


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch (above) is in place through 8:00pm and does include portions of SE Missouri. More watches may be needed as the night progresses.

Above is what this afternoon and evening may look like according to our latest model data. Storms with hail, damaging wind, lots of rain, and lots of lightning is looking likely. Please have a way to be alerted should severe storms move into your area!

Storm Alert Team Chief Meteorologist
Rusty Dawkins

Categories: Weather