Storms early Wednesday morning have caused damage west of Springfield.
We had reports of trees down in the Iron Gates and Carthage areas in Jasper County, with a power outage reported in Webb City.
The National Weather Service says a few scattered thunderstorms are possible this afternoon, but most of us will stay dry.
Forecasters say there will be several small chances for storms throughout the week into next week.
Heat index readings will increase into the mid to upper 90’s Wednesday afternoon and continue in that range through this week.