Good day everyone!
Severe weather continues this morning with the Storm Prediction Center indicating a SLIGHT risk for Severe Thunderstorms FROM THE UPPER OH VALLEY SWD TO THE CNTRL GULF COAST AND EWD TO THE MIDDLE AND SERN ATLANTIC COAST…
As seen in the outlook map, this covers the SE, ESTRN SEABOARD, DELMARVA AND PIEDMONT REGIONS.
SPC DAY 1 CONVECTIVE OUTLOOK
Based on information contained in the outlook, and careful analysis of various severe weather and tornado parameters, along with forecast sounding values, The main threat today appears to be wind damage, however recent analysis of Doppler Radar SRV loops indicate numerous rotating supercell storms, and brief TVS associated with the approaching squall line. Albeit parameters today are not as favorable as yesterday for tornadic activity, tornadoes could be embedded in LEWP’s (Line Echo Wave Pattern) associated with and ahead of the QLCS (Quasi Linear Convective System).
DOPPLER RADAR SHOWING QLCS
Tornadic activity if any, will be at greatest potential in the hatched area of the Wind Outlook map above as the afternoon wears on. As of the posting of this synopsis, there were 4 active Tornado Watches in effect, and 1 Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect.
Residents within the risk area are urged to monitor NOAA Weather Radio, Local NWS Statements, and Local Emergency Management regarding severe weather updates.
Again, the Watches Maps, Doppler Radar, and NWS Hazards and Warnings map are all interactive…just click your mouse on them for real time updates.
Please stay safe, and have a blessed day!
T. F. “STORM” WALSH III
GMCS, USCG (ret)
METEOROLOGIST / HURRICANE SPECIALIST
MEMBER WEST CENTRAL FL AMS
CERTIFIED SKYWARN OFFICIAL STORM SPOTTER (advanced)