Lincoln Parish could see severe weather this afternoon, evening

Courtesy of the National Weather Service

Below is what the NWS is saying about the forecast for today in our area.

  • Lincoln Parish is now included in the MODERATE RISK category.
  • Elevated risk for TORNADOES, possibly EF2 or stronger, 111-135 mph or greater.
  • Other risk factors include HAIL and HIGH DAMAGING WINDS, 74 mph or greater.
  • Worst case scenario, Lincoln in threat area around 6 pm chance for serious threat of  DISCRETE SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORMS.
  • Main timing potential for Lincoln is from 3 pm to 10 pm.
  • Monitor weather resources for this incident.


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