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Hazardous weather warning issued by National Weather Service
The National Weather
Service today has issued a hazardous weather warning for portions of
Beginning later in the day Monday, a strong cold front will move across north-central Idaho, possibly bringing thunderstorms, and increased threat of lightning, heavy downpours, and strong winds.
Don Gardner, Clearwater County Emergency Management Coordinator, added that confidence is high severe thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and evening. “We are expecting damaging winds over 50 miles per hour, hail up to one inch in diameter, and heavy downpours that could bring half an inch of rain in 30 minutes,” said Gardner.
The storms may rapidly
track northeast into
There is potential for downed trees and power lines, according to the National Weather Service.