- Wednesday May 25th, 2011 :: 10:30 a.m. CDT
Moderate risk of severe t-storms western middle TN and slight risk elsewhere. Damaging wind, large hail=main threat.
The National Weather Service predicts showers and thunderstorms this evening and into the overnight/early morning hours of Thursday. Some of these storms could become severe.
The main threats are damaging winds and large hail; however, isolated tornadoes may develop.
The Weather Channel's Tornado Condition (TOR:CON) Index for Wednesday is a 9 for western Tennessee and a 4-5 for middle Tennessee. (weather.com)
Take necessary precautions and ensure you have a working NOAA weather radio for urgent weather information. Review the National Weather Service's Severe Weather Safety Rules by visiting their website at http://www.srh.noaa.gov/ohx/?n=severeweathersafetyrules.
Franklin Fire Department
109 3rd Avenue South
Franklin, TN 37064