The Severe Thunderstorm Watches have expired.
The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Preble County has been canceled. Butler’s Warning remains in effect until 6:15 pm.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect for Preble and Butler Counties until 6:15 pm. The Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been canceled for Auglaize, Mercer, Darke, Miami, and Shelby counties.
Severe Thunderstorm Watches remain in effect until 9 pm throughout most of the Miami Valley including the following counties: Auglaize, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, and Shelby.
Storm Team 2 Chief Meteorologist Brian Davis says storms are building in parts of the northern Miami Valley but ultimately we remain at a low risk for severe weather.
Thunderstorms could bring hail, wind, heavy rain, and the potential for flash flooding.
The majority of the Miami Valley is under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 9 pm including the following counties:
Auglaize, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, and Shelby counties fall under this Watch.
The Storm Prediction Center has placed portions of the Miami Valley under a slight risk for severe weather.
This area includes counties southwest along a line from Clinton, Mongomery, and Darke County.
The rest of the Miami Valley is under a marginal risk.
This means isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are possible between 4 p.m. and midnight.
The main threat is damaging winds. An isolated storm could develop hail. The tornado risk is low at this time.