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Thursday, May 12, 2022

SPC Center Public Severe Weather Outlook (PWO)

Public Severe Weather Outlook PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 0758 AM CDT THU MAY 12 2022 ...Severe thunderstorms expected over parts of the northern/central Plains into the Upper Midwest this afternoon and evening... * LOCATIONS... Western Minnesota Eastern South Dakota Southeastern North Dakota * HAZARDS... Widespread damaging winds, some hurricane force A few tornadoes Scattered large hail, some baseball size * SUMMARY... Severe thunderstorm gusts (some near 75 mph), large hail and a few tornadoes are expected today over parts of the eastern Dakotas, eastern Nebraska, western Iowa, and central/southern Minnesota. Preparedness actions... Review your severe weather safety procedures for the possibility of dangerous weather today. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, weather.gov, or other media for watches and warnings. A watch means that conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms over the next several hours. If a severe thunderstorm warning is issued for your area, move to a place of safety, ideally in an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building. && ..Gleason.. 05/12/2022 Read more CHECK UPDATE ZOOM GRAPHIC