FRIDAY Update:  Enhanced Severe Risk Today – Nice Mother’s Day Weekend

Good Morning!    Here’s my brief video forecast discussion with an enhanced look at today’s Severe Threat today.

TODAY:  Showers and Strong to Severe Storms.  Damaging wind gusts if the main risk. A few tornadoes can’t be ruled out.  The main window for many of us will be morning and mid-day.  Then, shifting into southeast Alabama in the afternoon.  Clearing Friday night.  Less humid.  Low 62.

From the Storm Prediction Center…and ENHANCED (Level 3 Severe Risk).  All modes of severe weather.  The greatest Risk would be damaging wind gusts and large hail.  Tornadoes are possible.  For a lot of us, the threat would be from morning until early afternoon. 

NEXT FEW DAYS:  Less humid Saturday.  Sunny and nice.   Mother’s Day Sunday should be dry & warm & nice.  Monday and Tuesday look very warm.  We’ll tease 90 degrees each day Monday through Wednesday.  Should be dry.

BEACH FORECAST:  Thunderstorms likely Friday. Risk of scattered storms Saturday .  NICE on Mom’s Day Sunday.  HIGH rip current risk Friday & Saturday and a moderate risk Sunday. 

Thanks for reading this Blog this morning.

This morning we are LIVE on the radio from 6 to 9 on NewsTalk 93.1.  Watch us on TV on CBS 8 and ABC 32.  I’ll have another update for you in the morning.  Stay weather aware today.

–Rich

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