Severe Thunderstorms Live Blog- Sunday, May 19, 2019

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Live weather updates throughout Sunday afternoon. [Photo by Ted Marks]

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Event Overview

Noon: Thunderstorms, some severe, have already begun to fire up over Western New York. Thunderstorms will continue to expand along the shore counties of Lake Ontario, then will spread southeast into the Finger Lakes. A few areas of large hail and damaging winds are likely, especially between I-90 and Lake Ontario east of Rochester. Additional thunderstorms may develop later this afternoon, especially for southern and eastern areas.

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Severe Threats

The greatest risk for severe thunderstorms will be along the shore of Lake Ontario east of Rochester. More scattered severe storms will be possible further south. Click to enlarge.
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Damaging winds and large hail will be the primary threat on Sunday.

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Meteorologist Drew Montreuil has been forecasting the weather in the Finger Lakes region since 2006 and has degrees in meteorology from SUNY Oswego (B.S. with Honors) and Cornell (M.S.). Drew and his wife have four young boys. When not working or playing with the boys, he is probably out for a run through the countryside.