No widespread severe weather is expected, but some storms will produce brief, heavy rain, gusty wind and frequent lightning.
A disturbance rolling through the Ozarks will continue to bring scattered showers and storms to the region.
Much needed rain and a welcomed cool down arrive today. High temperatures across the Ozarks stay in the mid to upper 80s today through our Labor Day weekend. A stormy setup unfolds because the upper level ridge is breaking down. Additionally, an upper level disturbance impacts our area, bringing more clouds and widespread storm chances Friday morning through Saturday afternoon. Saturday's storm chances are highest in the morning and early afternoon, and decrease through the evening. storms linger a bit longer southeast of Springfield through Saturday. Widespread severe weather is not anticipated. lightning will be the main threat with these storms. One inch of rain is possible now through Saturday. Sunday is looking like a much better day to fire up the BBQ this Labor Day with a mix of sun and clouds and afternoon temperatures in the 80s.
It's time to kiss the heat goodbye, and welcome the cooler temps and rain!
An upper level disturbance to the west will begin to ramp up our chances for rain as we go through the next several days.
After another warm day in the Ozarks, we may see temps dropping into cooler levels over the next few days.
Much needed rain chances and a welcomed cool down are coming soon! It's because the upper level ridge is beginning to break down and shift east. high temperatures dip into the upper 80s to near 90 for our Labor Day weekend.
After today we're FINALLY kicking the heat to the curb! But we may get rain on our Labor Day weekend parade.
Hot weather for one more day, rain and cooler temperatures heading into the weekend.
We finally broke our streak of triple digit temperatures! It's still sticky and sizzling today, but much a cooler, wetter pattern is in store.
Another sticky and sizzling day today but we're gradually dropping our temperatures and bringing back some rain chances.
The heat to linger for a few more days, but cooler temperatures and widespread rain look possible by the weekend.
After four straight days of triple digit temperatures, today begins our gradual "cool down."
Our summer sizzle will slowly slip away. Much needed rain chances and a welcomed cool down are coming soon!
Blistering heat to gradually ease this week. Much needed rainfall becomes more likely by this weekend.
We've seen three straight days of triple digit temps. Could today be our fourth?
Scorching heat to ease later this week.
The heat goes on and the sunshine streak continues. It's coming to an end soon, though!
Record challenging heat through the weekend.
The next couple of days will likely go down as the hottest days of 2014!
We're almost through with our week, but the sizzling temperatures are not done yet! The hottest temperatures of 2014 are right around the corner.
Hottest weather since 2012 expected through the weekend.
We'll continue to climb the temperature ladder through the weekend.
We're almost through with our week, but the sizzling temperatures are just beginning!
The worst of the heat still to come.
Get ready for a full supply of sunshine, heat and humidity!
Here comes the summer sizzle and a seemingly endless supply of sunshine!
Long stretch of hot and dry conditions just getting started.
We're entering into our stretch of sizzling summer days!
After a few storms this morning, the heat and humidity will command our full attention! Get ready for a stretch of summer sizzle.
Storms possible by Tuesday morning, hot weather through the weekend.
It's a soupy, summer-like day today. There's plenty more of that over the next week!
The hottest stretch of temperatures of the year are heading this way soon.
Summer weather sticking around this week and through next weekend.
A few storms are strolling through now. Then our attention turns to the heat, as heat indices will climb near 100 degrees soon!
Some Saturday storms and sticky, summer-like air expected ... but a bit of sunshine will be sprinkled throughout the extended forecast too!
The summer feel is springing back! Plus, scattered storms are strolling through soon.
Beautiful weather the rest of the day with highs around 90.
Summer returns today with highs near 90 and higher humidity.
Fall preview coming to an end as summer heat and humidity return to the Ozarks.
The rest of the afternoon will be quite nice with just some high cloudiness. High pressure moves further northeast today and that will allow temperatures to warm into the mid to upper 80s.
Cool to start but we will see a warm finish.
Cool temperatures will linger a little longer, but 90° days are ahead.
Sunny and quiet this afternoon with highs in the low to mid 80s.
Sunny and cool.
Back to school week feeling like early fall.
Plenty of sunshine this afternoon with highs in the low 80s.
High pressure moves into the area keeping us cool and dry.
Summer taking another vacation as the Ozarks gets an early fall preview.
Mixture of sunshine and clouds today but dry.