DETROIT – Southeastern Michigan is under a moderate risk for severe weather Wednesday afternoon.
That is a Level 4 on a 1 to 5 scale of severity risk.
Most of the state of Michigan has a 5% chance for a tornado within 25 miles of a location. That may not sound like a lot, but remember tornadoes are pretty rare, making this a notable risk.
Damaging wind probability
The probability for damaging wind gusts, possibly approaching 70 mph, is a 45% chance within 25 miles of any location in southeastern Michigan.
Large hail probability
There is a 15% chance for large hail within 25 miles of any location.
Here are the key messages to know to stay safe during a severe weather event:
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