Alright, I’m going to go on a little rant here. I apologize in advance, but it’s something that bothers me every single time I hear it. “What’s the difference between a watch and a warning?”
For some reason, what should be basic weather knowledge is some wildly outrageously hard to understand concept. I’m not sure why it’s this mysterious thing that people can’t keep track of, but I’ve made it my mission to end those questions.
To put it plan and simple:
A WARNING is worse than a WATCH.
Now that we’ve cleared that air, here’s a little explainer that goes into more depth than I did in my short little exclamatory sentence.