THURSDAY MORNING WEATHER DISCUSSION
Date: April 18 Time: 5:00 Meteorologist: Mike Davis
Your Doppler 10 Forecast
This Morning Partly to mostly sunny & mild.
This Afternoon Windy and warm. Low 80s. S 10-20 Mph & gusty.
Tonight: Chance for showers & storms, especially late. Some may be strong to severe. 57 S 15-25 mph and gusty.
Tomorrow: More storms early. Some may be strong to severe. Near 60.
Saturday: Brightening but much cooler. 55.
A warm and blustery day ahead with only a slight chance for a shower or storm. Thunderstorms become likely tonight and tomorrow morning ahead of a strong cold front. Some of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threats being gusty winds and hail. Much cooler temperatures will settle in over the next few days with lows falling into the 30s over the weekend. High pressure builds in over the weekend and will bring dry conditions and brightening skies.
ALERTS : SPC has wide Moderate Risk for Severe Storms over parts of IN, IL, KY, MO, TN, AR MS and AL and a Slight Risk over western OH, MI, IN, IL, KY, TN, MO, AR, AL & MS.
Inconvenient WX/Plan Your Day: Very warm today. No need for a jacket. Winds pick up this afternoon (20-30 mph gusts). Storms tonight and tomorrow morning with severe potential.
Stats: Averages: 65/43 Record High: 89 (1896) Low: 22 (1953) Last 7 Days
(69, 60, 54, 66, 70, 79, 67) .09” Precip yesterday. 1.83” April. -.09” 9.02” YTD (-.90”) No Snow Yesterday. Trace April. -.9” 41.2” Season. (+14.7”) Sunrise: 6:49 Set 8:13