Weather of 2008 From the Missouri Ozarks and Southeast Kansas - Year in Review

2008 proved true to the saying in the Ozarks that "If you don't like the weather today, stick will change tomorrow!" 

From the record tornado outbreak in January to the record rainfall and severe flooding in February and March, to the remnant hurricanes that affected the region back in September...the weather of 2008 certainly had quite a bit of variabliity.

Below we will examine the year 2008 from a weather perspective both climatologically and looking back at the more significant events from the year.

A year in review - Climatology

Top Weather Stories of 2008

Review of Monthly Climate Summaries from 2008

Climatological Outlook for 2009 from the Climate Prediction Center: [Temperature] [Precipitation]

...A Very Wet Year Across the Ozarks... is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.