Weather Special

How we track severe weather in Mid-Missouri

We have some new and upgraded tools to track severe weather in Mid-Missouri this year.

Large hail, lightning among types of severe weather in Mid-Missouri

Of all the possible forms of severe weather during warmer months, large hail and lightning are among the most common.

Looking back at severe flooding in 2015

Flooding was a major problem for Mid-Missouri twice in 2015: July and December.

What if I'm caught outside during severe weather?

Severe weather can develop very quickly in Mid-Missouri, and it's not uncommon to get caught outside when a storm hits.

A look back at the spring and summer weather of 2015

The spring of 2015 started with snow and freezing temperatures in March; those gave way to warmer temperatures and the arrival of the stormy season.

Boone County officials say new warning system is working

A new severe weather warning system was put in place in Boone County last year, and officials say it's working as it should.

Tornadoes seem to hit some Mid-Missouri areas more often

A look at tornadoes that have hit Mid-Missouri over the past decades shows some areas appear to be more prone than others.

2016 marks ten years since deadly Renick tornado

Four people died when a tornado hit the town of Renick on March 13, 2006.

Ashland keeping track of where people take shelter from storms

As we prepare for a new season of severe weather, we talk to Ashland city officials about their storm shelter registry program.

There are currently no severe weather alerts.

Weather Interactives

Anatomy of a tornado

Tornado file

Find out all that you need to know about tornadoes.


Find out all you need to know about lightning.


Storm clouds

Find out all that you need to know about hail.


Winter storm

Find out all that you need to know about winter.


Find out all that you need to know about flooding.