By Courtney Spamer, Meteorologist
July 26, 2014
Thunderstorms once again turn severe across the Ohio Valley and into the mid-Atlantic through Sunday night.
Following gusty storms across the Midwest Saturday night, the threat for these storms continues into the weekend. They system moves to the east throughout the day, bringing even more violent storms for Sunday afternoon and Sunday night.
Along with the damaging hail and wind gusts that accompany Saturday’s storms, Sunday will have a risk for isolated tornadoes as well.
This weekend’s potent storm brings more severe weather into the Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic through Sunday night.
Some cities in the line of fire for theses storms Sunday afternoon include Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Morgantown, W.Va.; and Lexington, Kent.
Into Sunday night, the area most at risk stretches from eastern Kentucky to West Virginia and southern Ohio.
For the nighttime hours, the main threats become torrential downpours, large hail and damaging winds. These severe thunderstorms will reach as far as the I-95 corridor, threatening cities like Harrisburg and Philadelphia, Pa.; Baltimore, Md.; Washington D.C.; and Richmond, Va.