missouri weather http://kbia.org en As storms roll through Missouri, National Weather Service issues weather warnings [UPDATES] http://kbia.org/post/storms-roll-through-missouri-national-weather-service-issues-weather-warnings-updates <p><em>Update 4/4/14 8:13 a.m.:</em> (AP) As a second wave of violent weather rolled through eastern Missouri, it brought scattered reports of tornado sightings. The public reported a tornado shortly after 7 last night near the town of Washington, Missouri, but Franklin County emergency management director Abraham Cook says there were no immediate reports of damage or injury. A tornado touched down briefly around 5:30 yesterday morning in the St. Louis suburb of University City.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:21:49 +0000 Associated Press & KBIA staff 50731 at http://kbia.org As storms roll through Missouri, National Weather Service issues weather warnings [UPDATES] Joplin looking to get weather radios http://kbia.org/post/joplin-looking-get-weather-radios <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); background-color: white; line-height: 150%; ">Joplin City Manager Mark Rohr wants the city to distribute weather radios to all Joplin homes that don't already have one.&nbsp; Rohr says a survey indicated 58 percent of Joplin homes don't have a weather radio, meaning the city would have to distribute about 11 thousand radios at a cost of more than 300 thousand dollars.</span></p> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 22:47:27 +0000 Associated Press 8610 at http://kbia.org Joplin looking to get weather radios Missouri gets a round of snow, drivers cautioned http://kbia.org/post/missouri-gets-round-snow-drivers-cautioned <p>A winter-weather advisory remains in effect until 6:00 this evening for much of the region, with moderate to light snow continuing to fall throughout the day. Snow, blowing snow and sleet may cause difficult conditions&nbsp; for drivers.&nbsp; Thu, 12 Jan 2012 14:42:25 +0000 Janet Saidi 6906 at http://kbia.org Missouri gets a round of snow, drivers cautioned