DEVELOPING: Severe Storms Possible Friday Afternoon/Evening

Meteorologists said scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, after 2p.m. today (Friday).

Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight and overnight, more showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Some storms could be severe again, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

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