- Tropical Weather Outlook - #Ophelia nears North Carolina and hurricane strength - little change is forecast until the center makes landfall west of Morehead City around 5-6am EDT #90L is expected to develop eventually, and will likely turn north #97E also quite likely to form in the East Pacific
A #SevereThunderstorm Watch has been issued for portions of #Kansas and #Missouri until 9:00 pm Central Daylight Time. Primary threats with this watch include very large hail up to 2" in diameter, as well as an isolated tornado or two and 65 mph wind gusts possible.
#Severe Thunderstorm Warning in Effect for the #KansasCity Metro Area in #Missouri as well as #Kansas. Large #hail up to half dollar size will be possible, and Areas in the Southern Kansas City Metro Area may have a short-term threat for potentially very large hail.