Risk for Strong to Severe Storms Tuesday

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A strong low pressure system will track over the state late Tuesday afternoon and evening.  Ahead of it, a warm front will lift northward across the state, closely followed by a strong cold front Tuesday night.  Warm and humid air will flow into the state and, combined with good dynamics for thunderstorms, will allow for the potential for severe weather … Read More

Severe Weather This Afternoon in the Carolinas; Colder Air on the Way

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Severe weather is occurring this hour in portions of Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. As a result, the Storm Prediction Center has issued a Tornado Watch for this region. The watch is in effect through 9:00 PM EDT tonight. There have already been multiple reports of tornadoes on the ground via dual-pol doppler radar and spotters. Right along the … Read More

Active Severe Weather Pattern

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Tomorrow features a risk of severe weather essentially where Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, and Arkansas all come together. While an isolated tornado can not be ruled out, the main risks look to be from damaging wind and large hail. Tuesday looks to be the beginning of what could be a very active convective weather period. This would stretch from the Great … Read More

Evening Look at the Weather Across the US

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There are a couple of areas of thunderstorm activity this Monday Evening. First area is up in the Great Lakes region, including portions of Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio. The second area is down in the Ark-La-Tex region. Most of this activity will be diminishing in intensity tonight as the amount of instability in the atmosphere lessens. Every single storm report … Read More

Severe Weather Outbreak possible today over the Southeast.

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The threat for severe weather takes aim over a large portion of the country this morning and afternoon. The  highest threat for severe weather today will be across the southeast. These areas will have storms beginning this morning. The big question is, will these storms destabilize the atmosphere enough to keep storms at bay this afternoon? A second line  will come through … Read More

Moderate Risk for Severe Weather across Texas and Louisiana tomorrow

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Parts of the south are under the gun for severe weather tomorrow. The SPC ( Storm Prediction Center) has placed an area from Eastern Texas into Western Louisiana into the Moderate category for severe weather tomorrow.   Some cities included in the Moderate Category are Houston and Galveston TX and Lake Charles Louisiana. Storms are expected to develop across Texas Sunday morning and afternoon … Read More

Severe Weather Possible Tomorrow in TX and OK

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The Storm Prediction Center has highlight much of Oklahoma and Texas for a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday. An area of higher concern would be in Northwest Texas and Southwest Oklahoma. That is where the SPC has mentioned the risk of significant severe weather (as shown in the hatched area in the picture above). Many of the convective allowing forecast … Read More

Severe Weather Possible across the Plains tomorrow

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The SPC (Storm Prediction Center) has placed parts of the Central and Upper Plains under a Slight and Marginal risk for Severe Weather tomorrow. A narrow area from the Texas to southern Nebraska will have the greatest risk for severe weather. A upper level trough will move east from California overnight tonight into tomorrow.  A low pressure will develop and … Read More

Severe Weather Risk for Lower Great Lakes Friday

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We have certainly been spoiled with the great weather the past several days across the Lower Great Lakes and Midwest. Warm temperatures, and plenty of sunshine have been the main weather features. However, that will change. This will be especially true headed towards the end of the work week. The Storm Prediction Center has identified the lower Great Lakes and … Read More

Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in Louisiana on Tuesday

Mark SpencerLower Mississippi Valley, National, Southeast, US, Weather NewsLeave a Comment

Severe thunderstorms pushed through the Southern and Southeastern United States on Tuesday leaving many people with the clean-up process. At least five tornadoes were reported to have touched down in the early afternoon hours in hardest-hit Louisiana. In addition to the widespread damage left behind, an estimated 27 people were injured in the event. The video below was taken in … Read More