There is the possibility for severe weather in the Central and Southern Plains to start this week. A marginal severe weather risk today extends through the Front Range and into High Plains. Isolated storms may contain large hail and strong winds. There is also a low tornado chance.
Coverage is not expected to be widespread, as computer model forecasts indicated isolated cells in the region. The storms that do develop could become severe as heat and humidity is slowly building in the atmosphere. Areas from the Black Hills to the Oklahoma Panhandle may see severe weather.
In South Texas, severe storms are also possible with a marginal risk from the Storm Prediction Center. The storms will be slow moving, so heavy rain could produce isolated flooding problems, along with large hail and strong wind gusts.
Severe weather probabilities continue on Tuesday from Western Iowa through Nebraska. On Wednesday, a stronger system aloft coupled with a surface low pressure center and front will bring a better chance for severe weather to the Plains. A slight risk for severe storms extends from Western Illinois to Kansas.
For WeatherNation: Meteorologist Mace Michaels
Beat the weather– your guide to better sleep this fall: https://t.co/M9c2pWLxoz2 hours ago by WeatherNation
NEW: Some moisture is returning to northern California, but also gusty winds. A winter weather advisory has been is… https://t.co/7tTQIRKbj73 hours ago by WeatherNation
Lots of talk over the last week about Yellowstone and a Super Volcano - what is it, and do we have to worry about i… https://t.co/SoJKobPaeQ4 hours ago by WeatherNation
How convection in the atmosphere fuels storms. The story: https://t.co/6eqHmT2eHj7 hours ago by WeatherNation
Another night of cold temperatures is ahead in the Middle Atlantic with the potential for frost -… https://t.co/toEdEbHz0517 October by WeatherNation