Mobile, Ala. (WKRG) – Happy Easter weekend, Gulf Coast!
UPDATE: 3:30 PM – Isolated strong and sever storms will be possible through the rest of the afternoon. A complex of showers and storms will dive south through the afternoon. bringing a threat of heavy rani, lightning, damaging wind gusts, and hail. Although, the tornado threat remains low, it is not zero. Stay aware to changing weather conditions through the afternoon.
UPDATE (2:30 PM) – TORNADO WARNING for northern Clarke County until 3:15 PM. This storm is moving east at 20 mph.
UPDATE (1:55 PM) – TORNADO WARNING has been CANCELED for Clarke County.
UPDATE (1:45 PM) – Radar indicated tornado moving toward Jackson, AL right now. TAKE COVER in the path of this storm.
UPDATE (1:30 PM) – TORNADO WARNING for Clarke County until 2:15 pm. There is also a couple of Severe Thunderstorm Warnings in place for Monroe and Clarke counties for 60 mph wind gusts and hail.
We have been seeing scattered rain and storms move through our northern counties this morning. These will continue to sag south through this afternoon. The entire News 5 area is under a level 1 of 5 risk for severe storms with our northern counties in a level 2 of 5 risk. The main threat will be damaging winds and hail. The overall tornado risk is very low.
Temps today will reach the upper 70’s and lower 80’s.
We get a brief break late Saturday into Sunday morning before another round of storms is possible Sunday mid-morning in our northern counties moving south throughout the day. Sunday, there is a level 2 of 5 risk in place with the main threats again being damaging winds and hail. This finally clears out Tuesday through midweek. Temps will stay in the 70’s and 80’s with lows in the 50’s and 60’s.