Storms and heavy rain possible Saturday & Sunday


Saturday, July 12th 2008, 7:58 am
By: News 9


By News 9 Meteorologist Nick Bender

A slow moving cold front will be the focal boundary for rain and thunderstorms this afternoon and tonight. Isolated severe storms capable of producing large hail and gusty winds will be possible, along with heavy rainfall which may result in localized flooding. The heaviest rain and strongest storms will be along and north of Interstate 44.  

The rain and storms will gradually begin to taper off Sunday morning, with clearing skies and drier conditions expected Sunday afternoon.  

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