Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued October 21 at 10:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017
Expires: 11:15 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BARTON AND JASPER COUNTIES UNTIL
1115 PM CDT...
At 959 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Fort Scott to near Cherokee. Movement was
east at 40 mph.
Dime size hail and wind gusts up to 55 mph will be possible with
these storms. There have been several reports of 50 to 55 mph wind
gusts along the gust front with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Joplin... Carthage...
Webb City... Prairie State Park...
Carl Junction... Lamar...
Galena... Oronogo...
Carterville... Duquesne...
Sarcoxie... Duenweg...
Jasper... Golden City...
Liberal... Airport Drive...
Alba... Purcell...
Nashville... Mindenmines...
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 44 between mile markers 10 and 32.
Interstate 49 between mile markers 36 and 76.
A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 400 AM CDT for
southeastern Kansas...and southwestern and west central Missouri.

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