DETROIT – Some people are reporting outdoor sirens are sounding in their neighborhoods. While a tornado is possible with any severe storm, we have no indication of one right now.
Every community has different guidelines for sounding the sirens. Straight-line winds exceeding 70 mph are possible with these storms, and that may be the threshold in your community for siren activation.
Watch an update from Ben Bailey below:
Ben Bailey is live with why you might be hearing sirens as storms move through Metro Detroit. https://bit.ly/2Z7a1isPosted by WDIV Local 4 / ClickOnDetroit on Friday, July 19, 2019
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