THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EXTREME NORTH FLORIDA SOUTHERN GEORGIA FAR SOUTHERN SOUTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS EFFECTIVE THIS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FROM 110 PM UNTIL 700 PM EDT. HAIL TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER...THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS. Follow Innovation Weather's Severe Weather Center for more details.
The 1965 Palm Sunday tornado outbreak was a turning point for the National Weather Service. A massive double-funnel tornado near Dunlap, Indiana, between Goshen and Elkhart, tore up everything in its path. Photo courtesy of Paul Huffman of the Elkhart Truth.
Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for most of Northern TX Panhandle, Oklahoma Panhandle, Extreme Southeastern Colorado, and extreme Southwestern Kansas until 11 pm CDT. Read more about it on www.innovationweather.com
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Severe Weather Possible for Parts of Central Plains and Upper Midwest The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Thursday across extreme northeastern Colorado, much of Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota, western Wisconsin and the eastern Dakotas. Large hail and damaging winds are the main threats, though a few tornadoes are possible, especially across parts of western Minnesota and the eastern Dakotas.