A WARM FRONT WORKS UP FROM THE SOUTH WITH SHOWERS AND A THUNDERSTORM TODAY INTO FRIDAY. 70’S AND HUMID TODAY….80’S AND STICKY FRIDAY. A COLD FRONT MOVES IN SATURDAY AND WILL SLOW DOWN LIKELY RESULTING IN CLOUDY SKIES WITH MORE SHOWERS AND A THUNDERSTORM AND HIGHS IN 70S. NOW THE BIG QUESTION… DOES THE FRONT HANG OUT OR MOVE SOUTH AND CLEAR US OUT SUNDAY …WHAT DO YOU THINK?
1985- DEADLY OUTBREAK OF TORNADOES FROM OHIO INTO WESTERN NEW YORK AND PENNSYLVANIA: 75 FATALITIES, 900 INJURED.
TODAY: SOME SUN – CHANCE OF LATE SHOWERS – MID 70S
T0NIGHT: CLOUDY- SHOWERS – AREAS OF FOG – MID 60S
FRI: HUMID WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS – LOWER 80S
SAT: CLOUDY- SHOWERS – CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS – 75-80
SUN: PARTLY CLOUDY – MID 70S
Satellite-radar shows moisture from Great Lakes to Southeast….moving north and this flow not likely to change into weekend. Heavy thunderstorms in So. Plains moves east to join this band over next couple. Showers in No. Rockies make it to Northeast early next week to continue an unusual spell of wet – unsettled weather. Below – today’s risk of severe weather in dark green…yellow and tan.
Below – temperatures for Friday. Heatwave in South Central. Followed by animated maps for the next couple.