INLAND NORTHWEST – Severe weather will move into Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho on Thursday.
Central Washington saw stormy weather early Thursday morning with 31 recorded lightning strikes by 5:30 a.m.
A cold front will move in across the Inland Northwest between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Storm activity will become severe across the region in the late afternoon.
Thunderstorms and lightning are expected Thursday evening. If you see a storm, avoid staying outside as lightning can be very dangerous.
Thursday will bring temperatures in the low to mid 70s, but temperatures will drop 20 degrees into the 50s by Friday.
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