Strong thunderstorm headed for Ann Arbor
The National Weather Service has issued a weather advisory for a strong thunderstorm for the Ann Arbor area Tuesday evening.
At 5:03 p.m., National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated there was a strong thunderstorm 7 miles north of Chelsea moving east at 30 mph.
Pea-sized hail, winds greater than 40 mph, frequent cloud-to-ground lightning and brief heavy downpours are possible with this storm. It was expected to be near Dexter by 5:20 p.m., Ann Arbor by 5:40 p.m., Dixboro by 5:50 p.m. and Ypsilanti by 5:55 p.m.
Gusty winds may cause small objects to blow around. Residents are advised to stay away from trees and seek shelter in a sturdy structure until this storm has passed.
For updated conditions and forecasts anytime, check AnnArbor.com's weather page.