Severe Weather Possible for the South into Ohio Valley

A vigorous trough coming into the East and the associated cold front will trigger the potential for an outbreak of severe weather. As you can see below, the trough will move into the threat area Monday and will almost go negative tilt. Diffluent aloft will lead to considerable upward motion along and ahead of the […]

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Tropics to Drench East with Tropical Downpours Next Two Weeks

While the tropics will not be active with any storms, the tropics will have a major impact on the eastern part of the country over the next two weeks. A direct flow of tropical moisture will stream into the East this week, take a break next weekend then start all over again next week. The […]

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Heavy Rains and Possible Flooding Eastern Carolina’s

As the coastal storm (Zipper Low) develops today, heavy rains will hit the eastern Carolina’s. So far this morning, heavy rains have been impacting eastern South Carolina with up to 3 inches of rain. Flash Flood Watches have been issued for parts of South Carolina and North Carolina already. As the system develops, bands of […]

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Could be Worse Today as Tornadoes and High Winds Hit Populated Areas

Yesterday was a nasty day across Iowa with over 30 tornadoes, some big causing considerable damage. Today could be worse as the tornado threat is heading in higher populated areas of the southern Ohio Valley and Tennessee Valley.   A vigorous jet stream will punch southeast into the area this afternoon and evening causing intense […]

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Soaking Southern Storms

Thunderstorms will be scattered across the South again today into tonight. With the airmass so hot and humid, the storms will produce locally heavy rains and may also produce some flash flooding. While the excessive rainfall forecast shows marginal, some fo the models are showing up to 3 inches of rain locally which can produce […]

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Tropic Storm Chris to Form, Atlantic Canada May Get Impacted, Track Not Easy

We should see Chris develop off the Southeast coast this weekend. Based off the latest Recon reports, we are getting close to a tropical storm. Now most of the modeling has the system stalling off the Southeast coast through the weekend then heading out to sea very quickly, impacting Atlantic Canada by Thursday. If that […]

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