Threat ends for Wednesday’s First Alert Weather Day

Threat ends for Wednesday’s First Alert Weather Day
First Alert Weather Day (Source: WALB)

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - WALB’s First Alert Weather Team issued a First Alert Weather Day for Wednesday, which has now come to an end.

There was a projected slight risk of severe storms has expanded past the Flint River.

Primary threats included a 15% chance of damaging winds, a 5% chance of flash flooding, a 2% chance of large hail and a 2% percent tornado chance for the portions of the viewing area under the slight risk.

The remaining part of the viewing area was under a marginal risk, which includes a 5% chance of damaging winds and large hail.

The projected timing was 6-11 p.m.

Some adjustments to the Severe Threats for Southwest Georgia this evening, but the FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY holds.

Posted by Chris Zelman WALB on Wednesday, March 31, 2021

FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: The Slight Risk of Severe Storms has expanded past the Flint River. This includes a 15% chance...

Posted by Chris Zelman WALB on Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Severe Thunderstorm Risk Categories
Severe Thunderstorm Risk Categories (Source: NWS)

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