NWS Update

Written by Theresa Rose on May 28, 2019
Thunderstorms are expected across the area late this afternoon through tonight, especially south of I-80.  Severe storms are likely, with the damaging winds, large hail, and tornadoes all possible.

Storms will also be capable of producing very heavy rainfall that will likely cause flash flooding.

Main Threats:

  • Damaging Winds
  • Large Hail
  • Tornadoes
  • Lightning
  • Flash flooding
What to Do:
Before:

  • Listen to KILJ or NOAA Weather Radio for updates.
  • If a warning is issued or you can hear thunder, find shelter in a sturdy building.

During:

  • Keep away from windows.
  • If the wind becomes strong or a tornado warning is issued, go the basement or lowest floor of a sturdy building.