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Severe weather possible for parts of Plains on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley, with a higher concentration of severe storms possible in parts of eastern Kansas and far southeast Nebraska. Large hail and damaging winds could occur with the stronger thunderstorms. A tornado or two will be possible as well.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Laclede County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Light wind.
  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
  • Thursday Periods of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the morning. Chance of rain 80 percent.
  • Thursday Night Cooler. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening shifting to the northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 60 percent.
  • Friday Cooler. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
  • Friday Night Colder. Mostly clear. Lows around 40.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.
  • Saturday Night Through Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s.