ST. LOUIS, Mo. — There could be some severe weather Saturday afternoon and evening across the St. Louis region. Meteorologist Jaime Travers says that the day will start mostly sunny but clouds will increase through the afternoon as highs climb to the mid to upper 80°s. A quick hitting round of storms will also be possible through the afternoon and evening ahead of a cold front. Some of these storms could be strong to severe.
The National Weather Service has expanded the possibility of a threat. They say that the main hazards from these storms will be damaging winds up to 60mph and large hail, potentially up to golfball size.
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Scattered strong/severe storms to develop by Sat afternoon & continue thru the evening hours. Main threats are damaging winds in excess of 60 mph & large hail up to golfball size. #stlwx #mowx #ilwx pic.twitter.com/8Zvs00NGog
— NWS St. Louis (@NWSStLouis) May 31, 2019