Sunshine and a warm afternoon are expected today followed by severe thunderstorms into the evening and overnight hours. Hail, wind, and tornadoes are all possible. Stay with 13 News well keep you safe and informed.
Today we will have near blizzard conditions, however a blizzard we can not officially call it a blizzard. Just like a spring time thunderstorm is not considered severe unless there are specific conditions, there are certain conditions that need to be met for a snowstorm to be classified as a full fledge blizzard. The conditions are as follows...visibility must be less than 1/4 mile and winds must be in excess of 35MPH. We may have these conditions briefly today but in order to have a blizzard, these conditions must be met for at least 3 hours. We will not see those conditions hold up for 3 hours so we will not officially have a blizzard. We will just have to call it near blizzard conditions.
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