Tornado Watch in Effect for Eastern Iowa

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to form this afternoon and early evening across the watch area. Conditions appear favorable for large hail in the stronger cells along with the risk for isolated tornadoes.

Primary threats include a few tornadoes, scattered large hail likely with isolated very large hail events to 3 inches in diameter possible, and scattered damaging wind gusts to 70-mph possible.

The tornado watch is now in effect through 10pm CST.

Zach Sharpe

My name is Zach Sharpe. I am the president and forecaster for the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. You can find me on Twitter @Stormchaserzach and on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/stormchaserzach/

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