Bad weather possible

Staff report

Delaware County could see severe weather this weekend.

The greatest threat for severe weather is Saturday into Sunday. As of this writing, Delaware County is under a severe thunderstorm watch.

Here are the highlights:

Saturday – Storms possible throughout the day, however, the greatest threat for severe weather is late Saturday evening into Sunday morning.

Hazards: Damaging high straight-line winds, however, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.

Impacts: Downed trees, power lines, power outages, etc. could occur. This is for Delaware County and vicinity.

Preparedness Points:

• Sirens are designed to alert individuals who are outdoors to seek shelter and information from a trusted source.

• Know how to receive alerts through other means

• Have a pre-established shelter location; when a tornado warning is issued for your area, go to your designated shelter immediately.

Staff report