A slow moving low pressure system will pass through southern Missouri Tuesday, bringing rain to the area through Tuesday evening. Steady light to moderate rain will taper off to showers after midnight Tuesday with drier weather as we head into the morning hours.  Showers will increase as we head into the afternoon hours Tuesday with a few thunderstorms possible. These will move east and out of the area late Tuesday evening leaving us with drier weather Wednesday.

Rainfall amounts of 1-2" are expected west of HWY 63 with up to an inch east through 7 pm Tuesday.