Thunderstorms expected in region Monday night

Updated 5:30 p.m.:

Severe storms are on their way through the region, says the National Weather Service

A hazardous weather outlooks in place for the region Monday evening. 

Damaging winds will be most prominent, but large hail and heavy rain is also possible. 

The thunderstorm watch is in place until 8 p.m. Temperatures will drop to 74 degrees Sunday night, and wind might blow as fast as 26 mph. 


Monday's forecasts call for sunny skies until the afternoon, when there will be a chance for rain and thunderstorms.

The high temperature will reach 93, and the chance for rain begins around 3 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. There will also be winds of up to 17 mph.

In the evening, the chance for rain will jump to 60 percent, and thunderstorms are expected between 11 p.m. Monday and 2 a.m. Tuesday.

The low temperature will be about 76. 

The chance for rain and thunderstorms will continue Tuesday and Wednesday.

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