Another warm and fantastic day outside with temperatures climbing into the 70s for highs
Cloud cover will increase tonight from west to east but it will be breezy overnight, south wind blowing at 10-20 mph gusting to 30 mph at times. Lows will only fall into the middle to upper 50s
56 for low in Springfield
Mostly cloudy skies Monday will not stop temperatures again from reaching near 70 for a high. It will be even windier with gusts up to 45-50 mph in the afternoon.
This sets the stage for possibly some severe weather as a cold front moves through in the afternoon and evening.
Right now it looks like storms will begin to move through the Ozarks after 3 pm, initially starting off as a broken line of storms north of I-44 congealing into a line south of I-44.
Damaging wind gusts are possible with some storms along with small hail. A tornado or two can not be ruled out either because of the strong low-level winds.
Showers and thunderstorms will move through and exit by midnight.
Skies start off cloudy Tuesday and end up sunny with highs in the upper 40s
Upper 40s and sunshine Wednesday.
Cloud cover returns for Thursday and Friday as another shot of arctic air moves through the jet stream and into the Ozarks. We may also see some flurries Thursday and Friday, no travel impacts expected. Highs will be in the 30s during this period
Temperatures begin to warm Sunday with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s