TONIGHT: Temperatures will drop into the mid 40s under clear skies. Southerly winds will increase to near 10 mph by morning.
SATURDAY: It will be mostly sunny, breezy and warm with temperatures reaching the mid to upper 70s in the afternoon and southerly winds at 12-20 mph.
EXTENDED: The warming trend continues into Sunday with high temperatures reaching the upper 70s and a few locations possibly reaching 80 degrees. It will be windy with southerly winds sustained at 15-20 mph in the afternoon, gusting to 30 mph at times. Storms are expected to develop in western Missouri by late Sunday afternoon and move into Mid-Missouri Sunday evening and overnight with best chances west of HWY 63 mainly after 9PM. Strong to severe storms are possible. As a cold front slowly moves east Monday, rain ends early in the morning with additional storms possible in the afternoon mainly near I-44. It looks dry for Tuesday and much of Wednesday next week. It looks unsettled from Wednesday night into next Saturday with periods of showers and t-storms possible. Please check back for updates and follow ABC17Stormtrack on Twitter and ABC17News on Facebook for updates as well.