Storms Move Across Missouri Overnight

Powerful storms raced across Missouri overnight, prompting numerous tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings. The National Weather Service reported a radar-indicated tornado in Crawford County around 3:50, and radar and weather spotters both noted cloud rotation in our listening area throughout the night. Power lines were down in multiple locations, including along Morley, and near Emerson and Reed in Moberly. Moberly saw wind gusts exceeding 50 miles per hour. A semi truck was flipped over near I-70 between Grain Valley and Blue Springs.