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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

  Weather Impact Levels  

Lightning Tornado Prevailing Wind TS wind and/or Hail Inland
Flood
Coastal
Flood
Surf & Rip Current Waves Visibility Heat/Cold
Lightning Tornado Wind TS Wind and or Hail Inland Flooding Coastal Flooding Surf & Rip Current Seas/Waves Visibility Heat/Cold
Lightning Tornado Wind Hail Inland Flooding Coastal Flooding Surf & Rip Current Seas/Waves Visibility Heat/Cold
 
 Lightning Hazard
 
 Lightning Information
 
 Legend (Click for Impacts)
None No lightning
Slight Frequency <45 strikes per 15 min (<3 strikes per min)
Moderate Frequency 45-80 strikes per 15 min (3-6 strikes per min)
High Frequency 81-120 strikes per 15 min (6-8 strikes per min)
Extreme Frequency >120 strikes per 15 min (>8 strikes per min)
 
 
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