Top Stories of the Year

Year End Climate Summary - 2012

Here are some top weather stories from across the Missouri Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas for 2012.

February 28-29th Tornadoes

 Severe thunderstorms moved across southeastern Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks late in the evening of February 28th through the early morning hours of February 29th.  Numerous reports of severe weather were received during the night, including large hail, high winds, and several likely tornadoes.  Significant damage has been reported near Pittsburg, KS to Lamar, MO, Buffalo, MO to Lebanon, MO, and in Branson, MO. 

Heavy Rain and Flooding affect the Ozarks March 19th-21st

Warmest Spring on Record

It was the warmest Spring on record across the Ozarks and also Nationally.

Severe Thunderstorms Produce Wind Damage on August 4th is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.