An approaching disturbance will bring potential for scattered severe thunderstorms and scattered areas of flash flooding this afternoon into evening.
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for the entire area until 8pm
Severe Thunderstorm Threats -The main threats will be for damaging wind gusts (58 to 69 mph) and large hail (1 to 1 1/2").
Flash Flood threat - Rainfall rates of 1-2"/hr. Isolated to scattered areas of flash flooding are possible where multiple thunderstorms move over an area.
Peak Hazard Timing -
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