Colin is forecast to move up North Carolina’s coast late Saturday into Sunday, before entering the open Atlantic Ocean and heading away from the US by Sunday night.
Separate storms could hit nation’s capital and the Northeast
Other storms, nel frattempo, could hit several regions of the US on Saturday.
Severe storms are possible across the northern Plains and the Northeast, and scattered thunderstorms are possible in much of the South.
The day’s greatest risk for severe weather
— un “slight
” rischio, or level
2 di 5 — appeared to be in eastern Montana and the Dakotas
, as well as a stretch from northern Virginia to New England
, il Storm Prediction Center
That includes Washington, DC; Baltimora, Filadelfia; New York City; and Boston. Damaging winds and hail are possible, disse il centro.
Drivers in these areas may have to take it slow, CNN meteorologist Karen Maginnis said Saturday morning.
“You need to exercise that caution and just take your time, because those roads are going to be very tricky,” Maginnis said.