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A passing cold front brought strong to severe thunderstorms to portions of southern Missouri during the late evening of December 5th. An EF-1 tornado occurred near Highlandville and damaged multiple structures and trees. A few storms also produced large hail, with golf ball size hail reported just north of Blue Eye in Stone County.


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