Increased Risk for Severe Weather 3/21-3/22

The national weather service is monitoring the risk for severe weather over the next 48 hours.


The main threats associated with any severe storms will be:


  • Tornadoes will be possible, and a few could be strong (EF2+) and/or long track
  • There is potential for a significant tornado outbreak.

Damaging Winds:

  • Wind gusts greater than 60 mph will be possible.
  • Trees and powerlines could be damaged and lead to isolated/scattered power outages

Large Hail:

  • Large hail over 1 inch in diameter will be possible


  • Generally 2-3 inches Tuesday with locally higher amounts possible
  • Rainfall rates of 2-5″ per hour possible, mainly north of I-10/I-12

NWS graphic for 3/21


NWS Graphic for 3/22