Strong thunderstorm moving through area

WEATHER-ALERT-logo-all-3-webThe National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement regarding a strong thunderstorm making its way through the area.

The storm is expected to be over Silver Lake at about 1:40 p.m. and Paddock Lake at about 1:50 p.m.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and half inch hail are possible with this storm.

UPDATE 1:47 p.m. — Kenosha County Emergency Services Warning Center now says NWS has issued a severe thunderstorm warning from 1:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

UPDATE 1:54 p.m. — Karen reporting hail in Salem.

UPDATE 1:55 p.m. — Check out this looping radar imaging to see how this storm just blew up out of nowhere.

UPDATE about 2:09 p.m. — Short burst of pea-sized hail in Paddock Lake:

UPDATE 3:55 p.m. — Social media posts suggest that there was more hail south of Highway 50. Saw photos of .5 to .75 inch hail in Silver Lake.


One Comment

  1. John says:

    There was some golf ball size hail in camp lake. I’m really surprised that there is no damage to our vehicles and the roof looks ok.

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