Timing and Overview:
A risk of severe weather will exist area-wide later today.
- A broken line of storms is expected to develop across Kentucky and southern Ohio this afternoon.
- Some of these storms may become severe as the line moves east across nearly the entire region.
- Additional isolated strong storms may also develop ahead of the main line, especially across SE OH, far NE KY, and western WV.
- The best time frame for severe weather will be from roughly mid afternoon through mid evening.
Today’s Severe Weather Threats:
Winds: Locally damaging wind gusts around 60 mph.
Hail: Small hail possible with isolated 1″ hail.
Rainfall: Strongest storms may product a quick 1/2 to 1 inch of rain. Isolated high water impacts possible.
Tornadoes: Low threat confined along the Ohio River Valley.