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Severe threat will end for most areas by 8 PM

Thursday, May 5, 2022
8 AM Update
Published: May. 1, 2022 at 9:30 PM CDT|Updated: May. 5, 2022 at 4:51 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A cold will continue to bring rain and thunderstorms to the area through evening.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch will expire in northeast MS by 8 PM.

Much of the Mid-South remains in a Level 2 Threat (yellow) from the Storm Prediction Center. This means scattered severe storms are possible.

Severe Weather Risk as of 7:50 AM Thursday, May 5, 2022
Severe Weather Risk as of 7:50 AM Thursday, May 5, 2022(WMC)

THREATS: The greatest threat will be damaging winds and hail but secondary threats include localized flash flooding and a low-end threat for an isolated tornado.

Rainfall amounts will average a quarter to half an inch for most areas.

Severe threat for the Mid-South 5/5/22
Severe threat for the Mid-South 5/5/22(WMC First Alert Weather)

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Beyond today, expect a major warm up for next week as we will see temperatures getting well into the 90s.

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