Iron County Escapes Brunt Of Severe Weather

(Iron County) For Iron County, the severe weather Sunday night was a little bit stronger than Reynolds County received but nothing close to the storms that hit parts of Madison, Ste. Genevieve and St. Francois counties. Iron County Sheriff Jeff Burkett says there is a possibility a tornado touched down in a rural area near Glover.

Several tornado warnings were issued for Iron County Sunday night. The first was issued at 7:09 for the western side of Iron County which included the Viburnum area. Four more tornado warnings were issued for later in the evening for other parts of Iron County with the final one issued at 9:10 for the southern end of the county in the Annapolis area.