Tornado watch issued for much of mid-Missouri
NEW BLOOMFIELD —
The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for several mid-Missouri counties until 10 p.m. Friday.
A strong line of thunderstorms is expected to develop in the watch area into the overnight, with a few severe storms likely. Large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the more intense storms.
A watch means conditions are favorable for severe weather, so it's important to be on the lookout for storms and stay tuned for more information or warnings.
The following counties in the viewing area are affected: