This morning, a band of storms has done well surviving from Kansas into western Missouri. These storms will move deeper into Missouri and may contain some hail and gusty winds in areas northwest of Springfield.
Otherwise, the region will be hot both today and Sunday. Highs will reach into the lower nineties today and middle nineties on Sunday.
The Heat Index (HI) will top 100° easily on both weekend days and may briefly rise over 105° during the late afternoon and early evening on Sunday.
A Heat Advisory is in effect for the Ozarks both today and Sunday.
A cool front will arrive on Monday with a few thunderstorms. This front will being out daily highs back down into the eighties to start next week.
Related Content: What is the Heat Index (HI)?