It's not been ideal baseball weather Monday in Omaha, Neb., where severe weather has threatened Game 1 of the College World Series finals between Mississippi State and UCLA. As of 4:15 ET, the game is still scheduled for it's original 8 p.m. start time, though chances of storms will continue for most of the night.
According to weather.com, a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms will extend from game time until early Tuesday morning. There has been no word from the NCAA or tournament officials.
UPDATE: Weather is clear in Omaha 15 minutes before first pitch. Game 1 will kick off on time without a hitch.
Severe weather struck the city Monday morning, resulting in downed limbs and minor property damage.
Aftermath of the nasty storm that swept through Omaha this morning. pic.twitter.com/3Qq6mSkuJw— Aaron Fitt (@aaronfitt) June 24, 2013
The weather threat comes ten days after storms shortened the tournament's opening ceremony, though no games were affected.