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Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Overview

During the afternoon of June 12th, 2001 a series of supercell thunderstorms produced eight reported tornadoes across northeastern Wyoming and southwestern South Dakota. Fortunately, only isolated areas of damage were reported from these storms.

The map at right shows the preliminary tornado reports (red "Ts"), which eventually were reduced to eight confirmed tornadoes because the same tornado was reported multiple times on several occasions. The green swaths represent the supercell thunderstorm tracks.

Preliminary location map
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