Jun 08, 2021 7:37 PM

Severe weather possible in the Panhandle

Posted Jun 08, 2021 7:37 PM

By National Weather Service in Cheyenne, WY

Sight Risk for scattered severe thunderstorms across parts of southeastern Wyoming and Nebraska Panhandle this afternoon into late evening.

Main threats associated with these storms will be strong winds, lightning, and hail up to golf ball possible.

Initially discrete storms will be possible across southeastern Wyoming mainly between 3 PM and 8 PM MDT with the Nebraska Panhandle expected to start seeing thunderstorm activity after 6 PM through around midnight.

The main areas of concern for isolated tornado risk are highlighted above which include cities such as Scottsbluff, Bridgeport, Chugwater, Alliance, Sidney and Kimball.