STORM 5 ALERT FOR TUESDAY
Tonight: Strong to Severe Storms, Windy | Low: 63 | S 15-25
Tuesday: Strong to Severe Storms, Windy | High: 70 | S 15-25
STORM 5 ALERT
TIMING: MIDNIGHT TONIGHT – MIDNIGHT TOMORROW NIGHT
THREATS/IMPACTS: Damaging Wind, Flash Flooding, Tornadoes, Hail
It’s a new year and Mother Nature is hitting the ground running!
A cold front is set to move through the area Tuesday night. Ahead of the front, thanks to southerly winds and Gulf moisture moving into the area, we have a shot for several rounds of strong to severe storms Tuesday.
Storms will bring a threat of heavy rain that could lead to flash flooding, damaging wind, hail, and even tornadoes.
Almost all of the NewsChannel 5 viewing area is under a Slight Risk (Yellow, 2 out of 5) for severe storms Tuesday.
With this threat taking place during nighttime, it is still important to make sure you have a number of ways to receive potentially life-saving weather information. A weather radio is a great way to get alerts along with downloading our FREE Storm Shield App to your smartphone.