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An Active Weather Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible on Wednesday in parts of the Ohio Valley, Upper Mississippi Valley and south-central Plains. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in the Ohio Valley. Meanwhile, a strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Finally, heat and record high temperatures are likely across the Southern U.S. Read More >

Strong to severe storms are possible on Wednesday afternoon, with the primary risks being dime to nickel sized hail and 60 mph winds. Storms are expected to develop along the I-25 corridor around lunchtime, and push eastward onto the plains throughout the afternoon and early evening hours.
A fire weather watch has been issued for Thursday from the late morning to early evening timeframe. Please avoid activities that can start a fire!
Rain begins Friday afternoon with a possible changeover to snow in higher elevations after midnight on Friday night. Subfreezing temperatures are possible along and west of I-25 on Saturday morning.