The National Weather Service of Springfield has extended the Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 12:45 a.m.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... SOUTHEASTERN BOURBON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS... NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS... CRAWFORD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS... BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MISSOURI... VERNON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 1245 AM CDT

* AT 1155 PM CDT... A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR ARMA... AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD... QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 70 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE... TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WINDS IN WEST MINERAL KANSAS.

IMPACT... MINOR DAMAGE TO VEHICLES... ROOFS AND WINDOWS. TREE BRANCHES UP TO THREE INCHES IN DIAMETER BROKEN. POSSIBLE MINOR DAMAGE TO SHINGLE ROOFS AND METAL OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... VERDELLA... LAMAR... NEVADA... MINDENMINES... MULBERRY... ARCADIA... LIBERAL... SHELDON... GOLDEN CITY... YALE... CROWEBURG... BURGESS... NASHVILLE... OSKALOOSA... GARLAND... HANNON... IANTHA... OAKTON... BRONAUGH AND BOSTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING.

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HAIL... 1.00IN WIND... 70 MPH