Scott Harvey

An abundance of showers this week followed by a weekend of at times heavy rain means the possibility of flooding in the Ozarks.

Steve Lindenberg, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Springfield, says Monday and Tuesday will look similar to Saturday and Sunday.

In the days since a tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., talk of constructing safe rooms in public schools has become commonplace.

In southwest Missouri, officials have built a few of them already, and they are seeking funding to build more.

'A Sense Of Peace'

Karina O'Connell is preparing dinner tonight under the pavilion at Phelps Grove Park in Springfield, Mo., where she's eating with her 9-year-old twin sons, Samuel and John Patrick.