More rain and storms on the way

More rain and storms on the way

FOX 5's Mike Thomas says the system that brought severe weather to the mid-west could bring strong storms to our area between the 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. hours.

There's a chance for a shower or storm both days as highs reach the mid 80s. Another risk of showers and thunderstorms moves in on Memorial Day. During the early to mid-afternoon storms are expected to intensify along and south of a line from McPherson to Medicine Loge. Similar to Friday evening's severe potential, the hazards on Saturday will be damaging winds, hail, heavy rain and flooding, lightning, and perhaps a weak tornado.

Saturday was expected to get a break from the storms, but the showers will continue Saturday night into Sunday morning, Donofrio said. Isolated storms with large hail and strong wind are possible.

Severe storms are impacting western parts of the state as of early Friday afternoon.

Leading into the holiday weekend, there are chances for showers, but we're not looking at complete washouts. The warmest Memorial Day happened past year when temperatures reached 95 degrees, according to the weather service. All threats are possible with any storms that develop and move through late Friday.

With numerous rounds of thunderstorms in the forecast, flooding remains a concern across KAKEland.

The best chance for rain in central Pennsylvania will be into Saturday night. "Through the day on Saturday, Southwest Kansas along with North and South Central Kansas could see rainfall totals between 1-3" with locally higher totals possible. In fact, much of the area falls under the level 2 of 5 risk, which is noteworthy.

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