Here are the two graphics worth sharing today. First our impact graphic produced at mid-day that contains the high-level overview:
...and next a reminder of what the various risk levels mean. For now, we're in a category 2 of 5 (Slight Risk) for Tuesday, meaning some storms could become severe, but not a lot.
|Description of the outlook categories used by SPC. Click for larger image.|
Tomorrow is Super Tuesday, which means many of you will be voting (we highly recommend it, but please go through the line once, even if you really like your candidate...).
While there may be some showers around during the pre-work voting hours, the best chance of strong storms will be after rush hour through the lunch hour. By the afternoon rush hour, it'll be over. If you have a choice when to vote, we recommend getting off work a little early and doing it in the late afternoon/early evening. Then expect a wait, because most everyone else will wait too.
Regarding preparation, we suggest that as well. We'll even help you with it. Tonight at 8:30pm, live via the magic of video chat, we'll convene a panel of guests to talk about severe weather preparation, and maybe a controversial topic or two, because it's Severe Weather Awareness Week. We may even have a giveaway of some sort, because we appreciate all of you. You can participate by watching on YouTube (desktop or mobile) or on our Hangout webpage and asking your questions on Twitter using the #wxchat tag or in the chat we have set up for you on the Hangout page linked. I hope you'll join us!
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