Severe Weather Update: March 22, 2023
Click HERE and HERE for an update concerning the severe weather threat on Friday into early Saturday.
Changes from previous update:
The threat of severe weather has increased in far NW areas.
WHAT: SLIGHT RISK and ENHANCED RISK of Severe Weather
WHEN: Late morning into the overnight hours.
WHERE: All of the area, highest threat for northern areas.
CONFIDENCE: We are confident there will be thunderstorms across the area. We have less confidence in the exact timing of storms and severity of them.
The main threats associated with any severe storms will be:
- Damaging Winds: Wind gusts greater than 58mph will be possible. Trees and power lines could be damaged and lead to isolated/scattered power outages.
- Large Hail: Large hail up to 1 inch in diameter will be possible.
- Tornadoes: A few tornadoes will be possible.