You wouldn't think this would be an issue near the start of November, but with our weather patterns being odd lately, it certainly is. Be warned that there is an elevated fire danger in Missouri today.

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The National Weather Service just shared a warning about a specific part of Missouri being in danger for fires on Thursday, November 2, 2023.

National Weather Service, St. Louis
National Weather Service, St. Louis

As the graphic says, there's a somewhat dangerous combination of conditions including gusty winds, low humidity and dry brush. The ongoing drought in Missouri is most definitely a factor making Thursday weather and conditions something to pay attention to.

You can get more details on the rather combustible Missouri weather today at the National Weather Service St. Louis website.

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