A cold front that was moving across the state Monday could kick up late-afternoon thunderstorms with high winds and hail, the National Weather Service said Monday.
The chance of storms developing in the unstable air was slight, forecasters said, but any that did develop “could quickly become severe, with a primary threat of damaging winds and quarter to golf-ball-size hail.”
“We are under a slight risk of severe weather” between 5 and 9 p.m., ABC11 meteorologist Don Schwenneker said.
The overall chance of rain Monday was 30 percent, the weather service said, going up to a 50-50 chance overnight before sun takes over on Tuesday.
The forecast called for Monday’s high temperature to be in the low 80s.
Tuesday, Schwenneker said, should be pleasant, with a high temperature in the low 70s and lower humidity than Monday.