Strong storms, tornadoes possible in parts of Deep South

With the potential for severe weather Wednesday, now is the time to review the important difference between a Tornado Watch and a Tornado Warning. A few of the thunderstorms could become severe and be capable of producing damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and marginally severe hail. "We're much more nervous where there's much greater risk of something really bad happening if a tornado occurs".

Flash flooding is another threat in the Southeast Wednesday. And what's the threshold for issuing a warning?

Look for rising temperatures into the upper 70s to low 80s tomorrow after showers push out of the area.

A SC sheriff's office says roads have been blocked in their county due to toppled trees and downed power lines.

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On Wednesday, a warm front will move north through central parts of the state as a cold front moves into the Piedmont from the west, the NWS forecast said.

A chance of thunderstorms are expected to continue through Thursday morning. Heavy downpours in strong thunderstorms can pose a flash flood threat in low-lying areas or places with poor drainage.

There were six reports of tornadoes in southern Georgia Tuesday afternoon, including one confirmed tornado that tracked just north of Tybee Island. But the man said his mobile home was left intact.

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