Monday, July 12, 2010

Severe Storms Likely - Monday 7/12/10

There are several forecast indications that suggest that a storm complex could impact portions of extreme southeast Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks this afternoon and evening. Damaging wind gusts in excess of 70 mph...large hail up to the size of half dollars...and tornadoes will all be possible hazards with these storms. Heavy rain leading to flash flooding will also be possible.

Winds to 70 - Significant
Lightning - Elevated
Hail to 1/2 Dollar Size - Elevated
Flooding - Elevated
Tornadoes - Elevated

You should stay tuned to local weather forecasts. Make sure your NOAA All Hazards Radio is on and backed up by battery. If you don't own a NOAA All Hazards Radio, you should. Click the link for a previous blog post on selecting one.