More severe weather possible today
Published 11:11 am Tuesday, June 20, 2023
Rough weather is back in the weather forecast for Tuesday, with most of Lincoln County under a marginal risk of severe storms.
The storm activity is expected into late afternoon, with damaging wind gusts and hail up to quarter size. A large portion of Franklin, Jefferson and Lawrence counties are under the same risk.
A few storms with heavy rainfall could produce a threat for localized flash flooding across the area, particularly in low lying and urban areas.
High temperatures Tuesday are in the low 90s, with a low in the upper 60s to low 70s. Showers and thunderstorms are possible throughout the night, continuing into Wednesday, mainly along and east of Interstate 55. Highs will be about 90 degrees for Wednesday.