National Weather Service extends Winter Weather Advisory south into southwest Missouri for Wednesday

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Add winter weather worries too to our forecast.

The National Weather Service extended its Winter Weather Advisory for much of the Ozarks. The first advisory lasts through Tuesday night. It includes Barton, Benton (Mo.), Henry, St. Clair and Vernon Counties. The National Weather Service issued a second Winter Weather Advisory for southwest Missouri. It lasts until 10 a.m. Wednesday. It includes Barry, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Dent, Greene, Hickory, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, Maries, McDonald, Miller, Morgan, Newton (Mo.), Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, Stone, Texas, Webster and Wright Counties.

The KY3 Storm Team expects small ice accumulations. Expect northwesterly winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour. The ice will initially accumulate on elevated objects. Freezing rain could later lead to travel impacts in that area.

Much of the Ozarks is also under a Flash Flood Watch. The KY3 Storm Team is tracking inches more of rain through the rest of the week.

Stay ahead of the weather with the KY3 Storm Team.

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