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