Severe Storms Expected Monday; Damaging Winds, Hail, Few tornadoes possible

As an upper-level disturbance aloft swings down from the north, severe storms usually result this time of year. Therefore, an enhanced risk has been issued for much of the Mid-Atlantic. See the map below for a breakdown of what conditions are expected for your area.

Disclaimer: Always consult the NWS for your safety and property.

AREA A – Enhanced Risk outlook….Severe storms are most likely in this area, as energy pushes east on Monday. Damaging winds are the main threat, but a few tornadoes are not out of the question.

AREA B – Slight Risk Outlook…Storms will likely form in this area with numerous severe. Damaging winds are at an elevated threat level for Monday.
AREA C – Marginal Risk outlook…Storms in this yellow area will be marginally severe, but any storm that does form has the capability of being severe and damaging.

Monday will be a day to check radar and weather reports, especially if you are outside and/or have travel plans. Once the storms get going, we will have a better idea of where the activity will be.

Area A has the potential to see the brunt of the action. Stay safe!

Author: Michael Griffith

I have had a passion for the weather since a very young age and am a degreed meteorologist. I have a Bachelor of Science from Penn State University and a Master's from Plymouth State University. If you ever see me out and about in the Charlotte, NC area, be sure to say hi!