Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley
Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Last Update: 8:16 am EDT May 2, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
MORNING AND WILL MOVE TO THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TUESDAY. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.2 INCHES STRETCHES FROM MINNESOTA TO
ONTARIO AND WILL MOVE ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN THIS EVENING AND
TONIGHT. ANOTHER LOW OF 29.6 INCHES WILL MOVE FROM HUDSON BAY
TONIGHT TO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY...WITH A COLD FRONT
MOVING SOUTH ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN TUESDAY NIGHT. A RIDGE OF 30.1
INCHES WILL SPAN THE PLAINS AND CANADIAN PRAIRIES WEDNESDAY...AND
MOVE OVER LAKE MICHIGAN FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.
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