Weekend Severe Weather Threat

Stay WeatherWise through the weekend as strong to severe storms are possible

Spring is here! Warmer temperatures, pollen in the air, and the unfortunate increasing severe weather threat. This weekend will be unsettled with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in play on Saturday. Both the rain coverage and storm risk will increase on Sunday as a cold front swings across the area.

Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has issued a Marginal Risk (level 1/5) on Saturday for the High Country along with Chesterfield, Anson, and Richmond counties.

Saturday's Severe Weather Risk

On Sunday, there is a Slight Risk (level 2/5) across the entire WCCB area.

Sunday's Severe Weather Risk

You often hear Meteorologists refer to Marginal, Slight, Enhanced, Moderate, & High severe weather risk when referring to the overall threat, but what does this mean? Below is a graphic that lays out the Severe Weather Risk Categories

Severe Risk Categories

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