South County Weather

St. Louis County officer hit by car, injured on Interstate 55

Pictured above: St. Louis County police from the Affton Southwest Precinct and first responders investigate a fire in October. Photo by Erin Achenbach. A St. Louis County police officer was hit by a car and injured on Interstate 55 in south county Monday morning while responding to an earlier accident. The officer, who was outside

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Five to eight inches of snow expected this weekend

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning predicting five to eight inches of snow in the St. Louis region this weekend, with snow expected to fall from Friday afternoon through midnight Saturday. Heavy snow is expected to fall, with total accumulations up to eight inches with possible amounts higher locally, the weather service

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Crestwood aldermen cancel BBQ due to extreme heat; no plans to reschedule

Due to anticipated extreme heat, the second annual Crestwood Aldermanic BBQ competition that was scheduled to be held in Whitecliff Park Saturday, July 14, has been canceled, with no plans to reschedule. This year’s event will be canceled altogether, City Administrator Kris Simpson said. This community-wide backyard barbecue competition was intended as a great way for residents to

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Active heat advisory set from noon Wednesday through Thursday night

The National Weather Service has issued an active heat advisory in effect from noon Wednesday, July 4, until 8 p.m. Thursday, July 5 in St. Louis County. The advisory also affects St. Louis city, Jefferson County, Madison County, St. Charles County, Reynolds County, St. Francois County, St. Genevieve, Iron County and Washington County. Heat index values

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Easter to end with snow, sleet and freezing rain

St. Louis County residents will close out Easter with a winter weather advisory for snow, sleet and freezing rain expected to last through 1 a.m. Monday, the National Weather Service said Sunday night. The NWS projects precipitation in the next several hours including snow, sleet and freezing rain. Snow accumulations up to an inch and

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Ice, snow expected Saturday night into Sunday

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from 6 p.m. today to 9 a.m. Sunday, with snow and ice likely. Up to an inch of snow could accumulate in St. Louis County and surrounding areas, with up to 3 inches in northeast Missouri. Up to two-tenths of an inch of ice could

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