Ask Storm Team 11: Severe Thunderstorm Emergency Alerts go out if necessary

Ask Storm Team 11

Tuesday’s Ask Storm Team 11 question explores the new labels for severe thunderstorms. By definition, a severe thunderstorm has winds of at least 58 mph, quarter-sized hail and sometimes a quick tornado.

Now, in the rare case a destructive severe thunderstorm warning is issued, you’ll get an alert on your smartphone. You may have to opt in if you have an iPhone.

Have a question for Storm Team 11? Click here to submit!

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