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Strong to severe thunderstorms impacted much of the region from the afternoon of February 28th through the early morning hours of March 1st, 2017.  These storms produced at least 83 reports of large hail and damaging wind, including 3 small tornadoes across the Missouri Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.  National weather service in Springfield issued 33 severe thunderstorm warnings and 3 tornado warnings.  Largest hail size reported was to the size of golf balls.

Hail and Wind Reports
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