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Locally Heavy Rain The Next Few Days; Inclement Weather Returns To Northwest Late In The Week

Locally heavy rainfall is expected the next few days in multiple areas of the Lower 48. Today rain is expected across the East, then on Wednesday in the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley and finally on Thursday across the Ohio Valley. Meanwhile, a very inclement weather pattern will take shape late week into the weekend for the Northwest, West Coast and much of the West. Read More >



Damaging Winds and a Couple of Brief Tornadoes Across Southern Wisconsin

A cluster of strong thunderstorms evolved into a line as they tracked across southern Wisconsin on Monday, August 10th, 2020. The storms produced damaging winds and a couple of brief tornadoes. The counties hardest hit were right along the WI/IL border: Lafayette, Green, Rock, Walworth, Racine, and Kenosha Counties. 

These strong thunderstorms evolved from several thunderstorms over southern Minnesota and northern Iowa early on Monday into a widespread, long-lived wind storm, or "Derecho".  For more information on Derechoes, check out the Storm Prediction Center Derecho Facts Page.



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