Severe Weather Risk Returns to Tristate on Monday/Tuesday [Forecast]
Though the groundhog said we should be on the lookout for six more weeks of winter weather, Mother Nature has a dose of spring up her sleeve. The National Weather Service says parts of the tristate are under a Marginal Risk of severe weather today. Tomorrow, our chances increase.
Here's the latest Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather Service:
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS, SOUTHWEST INDIANA, WESTERN KENTUCKY, AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI. MONDAY- THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT WITH LARGE HAIL BEING THE PRIMARY HAZARD...HOWEVER DAMAGING WINDS AND A BRIEF TORNADO OR TWO ARE NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION. TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MORE WIDESPREAD ON TUESDAY. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE ON TUESDAY WITH DAMAGING WINDS BEING THE PRIMARY HAZARD...HOWEVER LARGE HAIL AND A BRIEF TORNADO OR TWO ARE NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION.