thunderstorms http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Severe weather watches continue to move through St. Louis area http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/severe-weather-watches-continue-move-through-st-louis-area <p><strong><em>Get the most recent watches and warnings for Illinois <a href="http://alerts.weather.gov/cap/il.php?x=1">here</a>, and for Missouri <a href="http://alerts.weather.gov/cap/mo.php?x=1">here</a>.</em></strong></p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 16:04:58 +0000 Julie Bierach & Rachel Lippmann 3191 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Severe weather watches continue to move through St. Louis area NWS: large hail producing storm headed to STL metro area http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nws-large-hail-producing-storm-headed-stl-metro-area <p><strong>Update: 7:10: </strong>A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 11 a.m for the St. Louis metropolitan area.</p><p><strong>Update 6:36:</strong> A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for Bond, Western Fayette, Southern Macoupin, Eastern Madison and Montgomery counties in Illinois&rsquo; and northwestern Lincoln, Montgomery and southwestern Pike County in Missouri until 7:15.</p><p>The severe thunderstorm warning for St. Louis City, northeastern St. Louis and northeastern St. Charles counties is cancelled.</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 11:21:05 +0000 Julie Bierach 3189 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org NWS: large hail producing storm headed to STL metro area Morning headlines: Monday, June 27, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-june-27-2011 <p><strong>Sewer line rupture forces lane closures on EB I-70</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.modot.mo.gov/">The Missouri Department of Transportation </a>is urging motorists to avoid eastbound Interstate 70 between Shreve and west Florissant Monday as repairs continue on a ruptured sewer line.</p><p>Deanna Venker, MoDOT area engineer for St. Louis City, says crews worked overnight to fix the sewer line. Concrete is curing and crews are working on road repairs.</p> Mon, 27 Jun 2011 14:25:52 +0000 Julie Bierach, Rachel Lippmann & The Associated Press 1506 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Monday, June 27, 2011 More severe weather expected in St. Louis area today http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-severe-weather-expected-st-louis-area-today <p>More violent weather could be headed to the St. Louis metropolitan area.</p><p>Although as of 7 a.m. this morning, no severe weather warnings have been issued, the National Weather Service is expecting a significant severe weather outbreak today.</p><p>Meteorologist Melissa Byrd with the National Weather Service, says the weather will effect most of Mo. and Ill., especially over the eastern half of Mo. and the southern half of Ill.</p> Wed, 25 May 2011 12:27:56 +0000 Julie Bierach 1299 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More severe weather expected in St. Louis area today