8:45 a.m. TUESDAY UPDATE: Tornado watch issued for most of region

Published 9:13 am Tuesday, March 22, 2022

A tornado watch was issued for much of the area at 7 a.m. Tuesday.

The Tuesday extreme wind outlook issued by the National Weather Service.

According to the National Weather Service, the threat for severe weather continues, including damaging winds, a few tornadoes and large hail.

Tornadoes have the potential to be stronger than EF2.

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In addition, very high rain rates will cause temporary flooding of roads, Warning Coordination Meteorologist Roger Erickson said.

The Tuesday hail outlook issued by the National Weather Service.