Strong storms again threatening the South

A Shelby firefighter walks down Plymouth Springmill Road just south of the intersection of Ohio Route 96 past severe storm damage to homes in Shelby Ohio Sunday

The southern line of storms will consist of storms that develop along the dry-line and will likely be severe.

The impacts overnight keep the hail and switch to a mainly wind and heavy rain threat. The main threat for any severe storms in the afternoon will be for very large hail (1.5"+) or a brief tornado".

Forecasters say strong storms are again threatening the South days after dozens of tornadoes plowed through the region.

EASTER WEEKEND: The weather looks nice over the weekend, with highs around 70° Saturday and in the upper 70s Easter Sunday under sunny skies.

The threat for severe storms stretches from San Antonio all the way north to Oklahoma City and southern Kansas. Some areas could see 2 to 4 inches of rain, and even more locally.

The Storm Prediction Center has placed all of the DFW area under an enhanced risk for severe storms (3 on a scale of 5) that includes hail ranging from baseball to softball size.

Louisiana and MS will be at risk Thursday morning, with the storms moving on Thursday afternoon through the evening into Alabama and Georgia.

An enhanced risk is now in place for parts of west, south, and central Alabama on Thursday afternoon and evening as a cold front approaches. Once the storms gather into a line, strong, gusty winds will be the biggest issue.

By Friday morning, the storms will near coastal Atlantic states, bringing the potential for severe weather from Florida to Washington.

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