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A few severe storms and more heavy rain to end the week

Thursday severe weather outlook
Thursday severe weather outlook
SPC

A warm front moving across Southwest Lower Michigan today will produce a few thunderstorms. The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk for severe storms across a part of West Michigan. Any storms that develop or push into West Michigan could contain high wind, frequently lightning and heavy downpours. The strongest storms are most likely during the evening and overnight hours. A few isolated storms are possible for the weekend and into next week.

Heat and Lightning
Heat and Lightning
Tulsa NWS

Before you head out for any outdoor activities review these safety tips:
Thunderstorm and lightning safety rules
Flash flood/flood safety rules

The sticky and steamy weather remains in place for the weekend and early next week. Highs climb into the upper 80s to near 90 degrees with dewpoint temperatures in the oppressive upper 60s and low 70s.

See the attached slideshow for more on the storms and temperatures.

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