Storm Sirens

We have received reports of our storm siren being activated at random times when our department receives an alarm for a fire or medical call. The 911 dispatch center has been made away of the issue and are working to correct the problem. Thank you for your patience.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Henry county from 4:42 PM to 5:15 PM.

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service has placed Henry County under a Winter Weather Advisory from 9:00 AM today until 6:00 PM Sunday.

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service has placed Calhoun; and Henry County under a Winter Weather Advisory from 3:00 PM today to 9:00 AM February 16th.

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Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST THURSDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST THURSDAY.

* LOCATION…EASTERN KANSAS AND WESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI INCLUDING THE KANSAS CITY METRO AREA.

* TIMING…LIGHT SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT BETWEEN 7 PM AND MIDNIGHT AND WILL LAST THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS UNTIL AROUND 6 AM. AT THAT POINT SNOW WILL TAPER OFF BUT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL LAST THROUGH AROUND 9 AM.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS…1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW…WITH PERHAPS A FEW POCKETS OF AMOUNTS UP TO 4 INCHES. FREEZING DRIZZLE AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE A GLAZING OF ICE ON SURFACE.

* IMPACTS…LIGHT SNOW WILL LIKELY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS CAUSING THEM TO BECOME SLICK. FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL ALSO CAUSE A GLAZING OF ICE. DRIVE VERY CAREFULLY FOR YOUR EARLY MORNING COMMUTE ON THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW…SLEET…OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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Tornado Watch

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The National Weather Service has placed Henry County under a Tornado Watch from 2:40 PM until 10:00 PM.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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Henry County has been placed under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 2:10 PM to 3:00 PM.

Motor Vehicle Accident

staroflifeEngine 3 and Truck 5 responded to the area of NE 825 and 52 HWY for a roll-over accident with injuries. Windsor Medic 1 transported the patient to GVMH for further treatment and evaluation.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has placed Henry County and Calhoun under a thunderstorm watch in affect from 10:45 PM to 1:00 AM.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

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The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has placed Henry County and Calhoun under a thunderstorm watch until 10:00 P.M.