Scattered Strong to Severe Thunderstorms Likely Friday in Much of Pennsylvania; Damaging Wind & Hail Threat

Yet another round of scattered thunderstorms is on tap for today, some of which may be strong to severe. Primary threats include damaging winds in intense cells and isolated hail. THUNDERSTORM TIMING Storms will develop starting just lunchtime, and move east through the state as the afternoon progresses. Below is future radar from the HRRR…

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Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms In Parts of PA Thursday; Damaging Winds, Large Hail, & Tornadoes Possible

As Hurricane Laura continues to move inland, we will be monitoring that and also the threat for severe thunderstorms here in Pennsylvania Thursday (not associated with Laura). Scattered supercells possibly containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will develop in New York State and move southeast. The bigger tornado threat looks to be north…

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Multi-Day Severe Thunderstorm Threat in Pennsylvania From Wednesday to Saturday; Major Hurricane Laura Making Landfall Tonight

An unusual stretch of severe weather potential will continue all the way through Saturday here in Pennsylvania. Each day will feature different risks in different areas, and you can find those details below. In addition, Major Hurricane Laura will make a devastating landfall early Thursday morning likely as a Category Four with wind gusts of…

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Severe Thunderstorms Likely Tuesday in Parts of Pennsylvania; Enhanced Damaging Wind Threat

The weather has been quiet for a while, but we are once again having a lot thrown at us at once. From severe storms possible in PA both Tuesday and Wednesday, to a major hurricane landfall Thursday morning in Texas or Louisiana, there is a lot to talk about. Potent clusters of severe thunderstorms with…

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Severe Thunderstorms With Enhanced Tornado Threat Possible Sunday in Eastern & Central Pennsylvania

UPDATE: This threat shifted more to Sunday AM. A Slight Risk is still up for the late afternoon and evening, but severe thunderstorm activity looks to be very isolated.   We are temporarily shifting our attention away from Hurricane Isaias, as there are more imminent weather threats in Pennsylvania this weekend. Not only do we…

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Storms Possible in Eastern PA This Afternoon; Heat Continues With Humidity Rising Today

After many locations across the commonwealth have set records for the hottest July, why not add on another hot and steamy day? Heat Advisories have been issued in southeast PA for indexes up to 105F today, but all of us will be feeling the increased humidity near 60%. Temperatures will remain hot tomorrow, before gradually…

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Strong to Severe Thunderstorms Possible Wednesday in Much of PA; Damaging Winds & Hail Threat

After scattered storms moved through parts of southern Pennsylvania Tuesday afternoon, the region looks likely to see a more widespread strong to severe thunderstorm threat Wednesday afternoon. A Slight Risk has been posted for Wednesday across the entire state except northwest PA, where a Marginal Risk exists. Damaging winds will be the main threat, along…

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Severe Thunderstorms Possible in PA Saturday Afternoon; Damaging Winds & Hail Threat

While heavy showers and storms are expected to move through parts of the state tonight and into Saturday morning, we will have another potential for severe weather later Saturday afternoon. Much of the state is under a Slight Risk for scattered severe thunderstorms expected Saturday afternoon. Most of the severe weather is likely to be…

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Strong to Severe Storms Likely in Much of Pennsylvania Wednesday; Damaging Winds & Hail Threat

The frequency of days with severe weather continues to increase as we move into the more active months of the season, and after a long-tracked derecho knocked out power to over half a million customers in Pennsylvania last week, more storms are likely again Wednesday. We don’t expect anything to the magnitude of what we…

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