Large hail, damaging winds, and even isolated tornadoes are possible in the Ozarks Monday night as a strong cold front ushers in severe weather.
The National Weather Service says the great risk for tornadoes and large hail up to the size of tennis balls will be northwest of Springfield.
That includes areas northwest of a line from Lamar to Osceola.
All of southwest Missouri is line for storms capable of producing 70 mile per hour winds and heavy rainfall.
The storms may start firing in our northern counties by late afternoon Monday and sweep through the Springfield are between 10 p.m. and midnight.
Storms should exit the Ozarks sometime after 1 a.m.