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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Portions of Southwest Missouri

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for areas east of Highway 65 in the Ozarks throught Thursday night.

The report says the watch will be in effect until 9 p.m. for portions of Camden, Ozark, Pulaski and Webster counties, among others.

A flood watch has also been put into effect beginning at 10 p.m. Wednesday night through Thursday morning, as rainfall totals could approach between two and five inches.

The full NWS summary can be found here.