Severe Thunderstorm WATCH

A Severe Thunderstorm WATCH is in effect for Whiteside and Lee county until 12AM July 22nd, Saturday.

The main threats associated will be damaging winds capable of 70MPH gusts. Secondary threats will be that of large hail up to lime size in areas, and a couple of isolated tornadoes are not out of the question. Remember, a watch means conditions are favorable for severe weather, and residents under a watch should heed all warnings promptly.