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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
445 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

MIZ047>049-053>055-060>063-068>070-075-076-082-083-310845-
MIDLAND-BAY-HURON-SAGINAW-TUSCOLA-SANILAC-SHIAWASSEE-GENESEE-LAPEER-
ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-LENAWEE-MONROE-
445 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE MORNING...BUT STORMS
ARE LIKELY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND SOME COULD BE
SEVERE. WIND GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH AND HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE THE
PRIMARY HAZARDS IN THE STRONGEST STORMS...BUT 1 INCH HAIL IS ALSO
POSSIBLE. IN ADDITION...THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL FOR A TORNADO TO
OCCUR. STORM MOTION WILL BE SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH WITH
THE MAIN WINDOW OF ACTIVITY BETWEEN 2 PM AND 10 PM.

LOW PRESSURE MOVING FROM CENTRAL WISCONSIN TODAY THROUGH THE
EASTERN UPPER PENINSULA TONIGHT WILL PRODUCE A STRONG FLOW OF WARM
AND HUMID AIR INTO THE REGION ON GUSTY SOUTHWEST WIND. THIS AIR
WILL SUPPORT THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT DURING THE WARMEST PART OF
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE STRONG WIND PATTERN WILL ALSO MAKE
STORMS MORE LIKELY TO ORGANIZE ENOUGH TO PRODUCE SEVERE WEATHER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AS THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ARRIVES OVER THE MIDWEST.
THIS SYSTEM WILL REINFORCE WARM AND HUMID AIR OVER THE REGION AND
THEN PULL A COLD FRONT THROUGH BY TUESDAY EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

DISPATCHERS PLEASE NOTIFY YOUR EMERGENCY MANAGERS IMMEDIATELY. SPOTTER
ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

$$



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