storm http://kbia.org en Missouri faith groups learn disaster preparedness skills http://kbia.org/post/missouri-faith-groups-learn-disaster-preparedness-skills <p style="margin-bottom: 23.765px; line-height: 23.765px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; line-height: 23.765px;">When a tornado devastated Joplin in spring 2011, South Joplin Christian Church didn’t have a plan.</span></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:54:31 +0000 Kellie Moore 51195 at http://kbia.org Missouri faith groups learn disaster preparedness skills Chance for severe weather in SW Mo. Thursday http://kbia.org/post/chance-severe-weather-sw-mo-thursday <p></p><p>The Storm Prediction Center says there is a slight risk of severe weather in parts of Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma on Thursday. The greatest risk will be in western Arkansas, southwestern Missouri and eastern Oklahoma. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:06:13 +0000 Associated Press 50287 at http://kbia.org Chance for severe weather in SW Mo. Thursday President Obama signs Mo. disaster declaration http://kbia.org/post/president-obama-signs-mo-disaster-declaration <p>President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster declaration after severe storms struck Missouri from May 29 to June 10. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 22:32:52 +0000 Associated Press 37409 at http://kbia.org President Obama signs Mo. disaster declaration Severe storms hits Midwest with snow, ice, winds http://kbia.org/post/severe-storms-hits-midwest-snow-ice-winds <p>Storms packing rain, snow and dangerous winds have raked the Midwest, spawning a possible tornado outside of St. Louis that prompted an emergency declaration from Missouri's governor.</p><p>To the north icy weather left thousands without power and prompted Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to call out the state National Guard to aid residents as the state braced for another storm system that threatened to dump several inches of wet snow Thursday.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:47:52 +0000 Associated Press 31859 at http://kbia.org MoDOT issues travel advisory ahead of winter storm http://kbia.org/post/modot-issues-travel-advisory-ahead-winter-storm <p>The Missouri Department of Transportation has issued a travel advisory for the weekend because of anticipated snowfalls of up to three inches per hour that could make driving nearly impossible at times.</p><p>Rain is expected to turn to snow Saturday afternoon across the state, posing a risk for travelers because of the rate of snowfall and lack of visibility. The storm is expected to continue until about noon Sunday in the western part of Missouri and taper off across the state throughout the day.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 23:00:53 +0000 Associated Press 30872 at http://kbia.org MoDOT issues travel advisory ahead of winter storm Storms boost Midwestern river levels http://kbia.org/post/storms-boost-midwestern-river-levels <p>Some Midwestern rivers that were near record lows are on the verge of flooding after storms dumped up to 3 inches of rain, giving a boost to drought-ravaged waterways. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:41:33 +0000 Associated Press 28091 at http://kbia.org Storms boost Midwestern river levels Meterorologists determine size of southern Missouri storms http://kbia.org/post/meterorologists-determine-size-southern-missouri-storms <p>Storm teams with the National Weather Service spent much of Wednesday studying storm damage in Southern Missouri. Thu, 01 Mar 2012 16:40:24 +0000 9783 at http://kbia.org