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Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Midwest And Mid Atlantic Early This Week

The threat for severe thunderstorms will continue Monday and Tuesday from the central and southern Plains to portions of the Midwest, Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic region. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flash flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Overview

On the afternoon of May 21, 2019, a series of low-topped supercell thunderstorms spawned at least half a dozen tornadoes across northeastern Kansas. These tornadoes stayed mostly in rural locations, but one did swipe the western side of the town of Mayetta with EF-1 damage. Other tornadoes formed in Dickinson, Geary, Shawnee, and Jackson counties.

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EF-3 tornado in northern Nemaha County - Courtesy of Gerald Satterwhite
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