Category Archives: Weather

Area lake flooding concerns near Forsyth Mo!

Boy! Just a day into the official start of Spring 2021, on March the 21st, and already there were a few signs of flooding over by River Run Park. Now, while we hadn’t gotten all that much rain, thus far … Continue reading

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Severe weather watch for Wed, Mar 17!

Hopefully, everyone living in southwest and the central parts of Missouri will have made sure their personal weather alert radios are checked and are on! – DanO Wed, March 17 – 6AM – NWS – ‘A large cluster of showers … Continue reading

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Spring rains to bring rising water levels!

Tri-Lakes – Mother Nature really kicked things off, starting on March the 11th, when she gave the central regions of the United States a good soaking. Then, after a one day respite, it was looking like she wanted another go … Continue reading

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March 11th thru 13th round of storms could get interesting!

Southwest Missouri – The National Weather Service was beginning to pay more attention to the middle part of the second work week in March 2021 as the potential for heavy rains along with severe weather began to show up on … Continue reading

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Heavy rain and thunderstorm potential builds!

NWS – ‘Overall looking at a more active pattern starting in the middle of next week (March 10). While details such as timing, moisture available, and system track are uncertain, the pattern is supportive of potential for thunderstorms, including the … Continue reading

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March! A potentially rough month!

‘March, the third month of the year, was named for the Roman god of war, Mars. … In the early Roman calendar, March (or Martius) was the first month of the calendar year. As March brought the first day of … Continue reading

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Looking ahead to March and the potential for flooding!

March is a month where much southwest Missouri sees many climate associated changes. The azimuth of the sun arcs high and higher in the sky and the temperature regime changes rapidly from a winter style profile to a much warmer … Continue reading

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Arctic cold knocking on our door!

SW MO. – It was February the 8th, 2021 and my hometown area located in southwest Missouri was getting its fair share of a cold arctic frontal system that brought a bit freezing rain to my small town of Forsyth … Continue reading

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First wintry mix for SW MO seen on Dec 13!

On what was the first ‘consistently’ chilly day of the late fall season, my town of Forsyth MO saw it’s first light impact of sleet for the season. And while the band (pinkish area) was rather narrow, it did bring … Continue reading

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My other site. TaneyServices.com!

I have two real likes or hobbies in this world. One is tracking the local weather, something I find endlessly fascinating. The other is writing short ‘vent’ posts that generally fall somewhere in the political realm. Unlike the weather, most … Continue reading

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