Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:03:20 GMT — Mid-Missouri could potentially see multiple rounds of severe weather this week. The first opportunity will come late Monday afternoon into the nighttime hours as a stationary front lingers over the Show-Me State. The best location will be south of Jefferson City where a Slight Risk outlook has been issued from the Storm Prediction Center. If storms can become severe, large hail and strong winds will be the primary threats.The rain chances and severe weather threat will continue on Tuesday, again with the main threat being large hail and strong winds. The next big severe weather event will be late Wednesday into Thursday. The Storm Prediction Center has the entire viewing area under a Slight Risk, with a Moderate Risk issued to the west of Mid-Missouri. The aforementioned stationary front will move north Wednesday afternoon, driving temperatures into the mid-upper 70s. An approaching cold front will ignite showers and thunderstorms late in the day into early Thursday. Hail, strong winds and a few tornadoes may be possible.The KRCG 13 StormVision Weather team will continue to monitor these storms and provide updates as they become available.
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