Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albany NY
452 AM EDT Tue May 15 2018

Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire-
Southern Berkshire-Schoharie-Western Schenectady-Eastern Schenectady-
Southern Saratoga-Western Albany-Eastern Albany-Western Rensselaer-
Eastern Rensselaer-Western Greene-Eastern Greene-Western Columbia-
Eastern Columbia-Western Ulster-Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-
Eastern Dutchess-Bennington-Western Windham-Eastern Windham-
452 AM EDT Tue May 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwestern Connecticut,
western Massachusetts, southern Vermont, and the Schoharie Valley,
Capital District, Taconics, eastern Catskills, and Helderbergs in
eastern New York.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

There is a chance of thunderstorms today. Some of these storms may
be severe, mainly between the hours of Noon and 7 pm. The main
threats will be damaging wind and large hail. An isolated tornado is
also possible.

Thunderstorms will generally track from the west, toward the east,
at 35 to 45 mph.

In addition, torrential downpours will be possible within
thunderstorms. This may lead to minor flooding of poor drainage,
urban and low lying areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.