Severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 10 pm in Douglas County

Minnie Murray
May 14, 2018

Severe thunderstorms could rake Greater Williamsburg this afternoon into the evening, the National Weather Service in Wakefield says. Gusts with a severe storm could reach 60 miles per hour or greater and there's potential for hail to be up to quarter size or larger.

Meteorologists urge residents to seek shelter if they hear thunder - that means storms are close enough for lightning to strike. Some street flooding was also predicted.

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Cheyenne WY 142 PM MDT MON MAY 14 2018The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for.

That humidity will provide fuel for our next batch of storms, that should approach the area by 11 p.m. Gusts of up to 75 miles per hour are possible. High near 69. East wind around 8 miles per hour.

Update 1:54 p.m. A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for southeastern Lyon and southwestern Coffey counties.

Unfortunately, we have a chance of showers and thunderstorms both Saturday and Sunday, but the exact timing isn't clear yet. Rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch are possible.

On Saturday afternoon, the weather service said isolated to scattered thunderstorms were possible for Saturday night, primarily after 10.

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