Wet & Stormy Weather Ahead

Wet and stormy weather is the main concern over the next 48 hours. Today day will start off hot for locations along and south of I-90, with thunderstorms forming this afternoon as a cold front moves into the region. Some storms could be strong to severe, with damaging winds and hail. Another threat will be heavy rain with repeated thunderstorm downpours, leading to potential for flash flooding. Temperatures cool down, but rain chance linger into the weekend.

A front pushing into the region will lead to thunderstorm development by late afternoon. Some of these storms could be strong to severe with damaging winds as the primary threat. A lower threat exists for large hail and perhaps an isolated tornado. Be sure to stay weather aware and prepared!

Slow moving and persistent thunderstorms will be in the region late this afternoon into the overnight hours. Locally heavy rain is expected with the potential for areas of flash flooding. Remember, never drive through a flooded roadway, instead “turn around, don’t drown”!

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