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Heavy Rainfall Threat for Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley; Mild Temperatures for the East

Widespread showers and thunderstorms with the risk for flash flooding from the Southern Plains to the Mississippi Valley develops on Tuesday. Moisture tracking into the Pacific Northwest will bring heavy lower elevation/coastal rain and mountain snow. Meanwhile, unseasonably warm temperatures continue for the eastern two-thirds of the country. Read More >


A strong early Spring storm produced two areas of heavy snowfall across southern Minnesota, and into west central Wisconsin during the afternoon of March 23rd, through early morning of March 24th.

Snowfall Map