It may be a fantastic sunny start to our day, but our severe weather chances are increasing this afternoon. The Storm Prediction Center has us areas North of Peoria in an ENHANCED risk for severe weather this afternoon. This is a level 3 out of 5 in the likelihood for some severe storms.
The main threats this afternoon will be tornadoes and large hail up to the size of golfballs. Severe storms will be possible from 1 to 8 PM today. So, be sure to keep an eye to the sky for changing weather conditions throughout the day. We'll be keeping you updated throughout the day.