ST Watch Number 626- valid until 0400 CDT Saturday morning- includes all Kansas City Metro counties and cities.
Cities and towns included in this severe storm watch include Richmond- Lexington- Harrisonville- Butler- Warrensburg- Clinton- Sedalia- Eldon- Mendon- Carrollton- Chillicothe- St. Joseph-MO and in Kansas- Paola- Ottawa- Atchison- Oskaloosa- Lawrence & Topeka..
A line of strong to severe thunderstorms continue to move southeastward into northeastern Kansas and northwestern Missouri.
A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for counties near St. Joseph- as well as Clinton County-MO.
Persons in northern Platte- Clay and Ray counties MO should prepare themselves for possible high winds in severe thunderstorms within the next hour or so..