KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL, MO (500 AM CDT Sat Aug 17 2019) — The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Pettis County in central Missouri Eastern Johnson County in west central Missouri until 545 AM CDT. At 500 AM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Leeton, or 8 miles southwest of Whiteman Air Force Base, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD: 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. SOURCE: Radar indicated. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include Sedalia, Warrensburg, Windsor, Knob Noster, Whiteman Air Force Base, La Monte, Smithton, Leeton, Green Ridge, Whiteman Afb, Hughesville, Ionia and Sedalia Memorial Arpt. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building.