A Special Weather Watch has been issued for the following states:
At 5:06pm CDT, radar indicated all the above states had at least some potential to form small intense cell storms in 'popcorn' formation. Also, some of these states had a complex of storms moving through them.
Popcorn formation is storms appearing out of nowhere.
People in the following areas are experiencing complex(es) of storms:
The following states have organized single cell storms in them:
People in the states that may experience popcorn storms should prepare for spontaneous storms out of nowehere.
People in the complex storm areas should secure outdoor objects and prepare for storms and possible flooding.
The states with popcorn storms possible will have this watch expire at 7:00pm CDT.
The states with complexes are as shown below:
Illinois: 6:00pm CDT
Indiana: 6:20pm CDT
Missouri: 5:40pm CDT
All others have potential for popcorn storms to develop.