watch the alert here:
use the links here to monitor severe weather worldwide:
screenshot at 800pm cdt 5/27/2012:
screenshots 630pm to 700pm CDT 5/27/2012:
Across the midwest USA — Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin … hail, damaging winds, and possible tornadoes are currently developing.
In the Southeast US — Florida, Georgia, South Carolina — Tropical Storm / Hurricane Catagory 1 storm Beryl — coming ashore — currently at 70mph max gusts.. (75mph = CAT1 hurricane).
In the Pacific Northwest and NW states — Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Wyoming, Utah — damaging winds and hail.
In the Northeast USA — new england — Pennsylvania , New York, New Jersey, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland — Hail, damaging winds, and possible tornadoes.
In the far SW of Texas … and far south New Mexico — Hail and Damaging winds detected.