Month: June 2020

Strong/Severe Storms Are Possible Tonight and Saturday

A warm front will lift northward through Ohio Friday afternoon. Although a shower or storm will be possible locally late in the day, the majority and strongest convection should focus mainly north of the Valley and closer to Lake Erie through the early evening. Showers and thunderstorms will weaken as they continue south toward I-70 …

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Dry weather and cooler temperatures for the rest of the week

The line of thunderstorms that developed yesterday in Indiana and Michigan later traveled through Ohio and continued east overnight. As of early this morning, there were over 475 storm reports submitted in Michigan and Ohio alone. And, more are coming in as of 8:00 as folks discover additional damage. Over 450 high wind reports are …

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A quick mid-afternoon update for the timing of this evening’s severe storms

Posted 3:07 PM EDT 06/10/2020 Severe thunderstorms are already underway in northwestern Ohio this afternoon. These will continue moving east through the rest of the afternoon and this evening. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued recently for much of western and central Ohio. A ‘Watch’ will likely be issued for the eastern group of …

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Wednesday Local Update: Severe thunderstorms likely this evening into tonight

Posted 7:30 AM EDT 06/10/2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Hot and humid conditions are expected today with afternoon high temperatures locally in the upper-80s to near 90° and dew points in the low-70s. The potential for severe thunderstorms across east-central Ohio has increased. The highest risk for severe thunderstorms locally will be this evening and early tonight. Cooler …

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Tuesday Local Weather Update: Today’s heat; Tomorrow’s severe weather threat

Posted 06/09/2020 8:52 AM Sunny and hot will be the norm for today in the Valley. Temperatures this afternoon locally will reach the low-90s and dew points will be in the upper-60 to near 70°. So, it will feel a bit uncomfortable as well. High cirrus clouds from the remnant low of what was once …

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A string of nice sunny days ahead for the Valley

Posted Friday, 06/05/2020 8:50 AM EDT A spotty shower or storm will be possible in some areas today under muggy humidity. No severe thunderstorms are expected. High pressure will build behind a cold front and bring sunny and less humid weather for the weekend. A blanket of clouds this morning will help dampen instability initially …

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Another round of showers and storms today; Some storms could be strong

Posted Thursday, 06/04/2020 9:17 AM EDT Showers and thunderstorms will be possible again today as the stalled front lingers to our south. Lingering shower and thunderstorm chances are expected through Saturday, with dry weather thereafter into next week. Showers and thunderstorms continue eastward across central Ohio this morning. These are mainly the result of a …

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The severe weather threat is decreasing in the Valley

Posted 06/03/2020 12:40 PM EDT HIGHLIGHTSThe threat of organized severe thunderstorms in our area is decreasing. As I suspected, the SPC has trimmed the Slight Risk area southward in their early afternoon update. While that does not mean a strong/severe thunderstorm is out of the question, it does lessen our odds for any widespread severe …

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Update: Today’s severe weather threat

Posted 06/03/2020 9:16 AM EST HIGHLIGHTS Scattered severe storms are expected this afternoon and evening. Damaging wind, large hail, an isolated tornado, torrential downpour and frequent lightning are all a possibility with these storms. Localized flooding could occur with any training storms. The Storm Prediction Center has the area under a Slight Risk of severe …

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