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Storm Alert | Tracking scattered strong to severe thunderstorms

Scattered thunderstorms will continue to develop and move through parts of the area into the evening Monday

ST. LOUIS — With steamy conditions across Missouri and Illinois Monday afternoon, scattered thunderstorms are developing in the area. Some of the thunderstorms may produce gusty wind, hail, downpours and dangerous cloud-to-ground lightning.

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the metro St. Louis area and points north and northeast into Monday evening. 

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With dew points in the 70s and a cold front approaching from the west, areas of scattered thunderstorms will continue to develop into the evening hours.


The main severe weather threat is gusty winds. 

Humidity levels will drop considerably Tuesday into Wednesday, though a few isolated showers will be possible, mainly north of the metro area.

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