Archive for May 2011

Tuesday, May 31 2011

05/31/2011

Summary:  Thunderstorms this afternoon and evening will give way to mild weather for the next couple of days, though the unseasonable warmth will persist as well. 

Tonight:  Thunderstorms this afternoon, some of which may be severe, becoming mostly clear for the evening.  Lows will be in the lower 60s with winds out of the west at 5 to 15 MPH.

Wednesday:  Sunny with highs in the lower 80s and winds out of the west at 5 to 10 MPH.

Wednesday night:  Partly cloudy with a slight chance of some light showers overnight.  Lows will be in the lower 60s with light and variable winds.

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Your long-term forecast:  Our warm weather will continue throughout the weekend, with pleasant conditions expected for Friday and only a slight chance of showers Saturday and Sunday.  Highs for the period will generally remain in the 80s with lows ranging from the lower 60s to lower 70s.

Monday, May 30 2011

05/30/2011

Summary:  Unseasonably warm weather will continue as we wrap up this rollercoaster-like spring, with some stormy weather possible tomorrow afternoon. 

Tonight:  Mostly clear with lows in the lower 70s and winds out of the south at 10 to 20 MPH. 

Tuesday:  Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Highs will be in the upper 80s with winds out of the southwest at 15 to 25 MPH.

Tuesday night:  Mostly clear with lows in the lower 60s and winds out of the west at 10 to 15 MPH. 

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Your long-term forecast:  Our warm weather will continue through the end of the week with a chance of showers, and possibly some thunderstorms, Thursday and Saturday, while Friday is expected to remain calm.  Highs for the period will range from the upper 70s to upper 80s, with lows in the mid 60s to low 70s.

Friday, May 27 2011

05/27/2011

Summary:  Some light showers will be possible tonight with another round of storms likely by Saturday afternoon which could persist into Sunday morning. 

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers.  Lows will be in the lower 50s with light and variable winds turning from the south at 5 to 10 MPH after midnight. 

Saturday:  Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Highs will be in the lower 70s with winds out of the south at 5 to 10 MPH.

Saturday night:  Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms.  Lows will be in the upper 50s with light and variable winds.

Sunday:  Partly cloudy with some showers possible in the morning.  Highs will be in the low 80s with lows in the mid 60s.

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Your long-term forecast:  Substantially warmer weather is expected for the start of the work week with fairly pleasant conditions for Monday and Wednesday, but some showers and thunderstorms will be possible for Tuesday.  Highs for the period will generally be decreasing from the upper 80s to the upper 70s, with lows also decreasing from the lower 70s to the upper 50s.

Thursday, May 26 2011

05/26/2011

Summary:  Some abnormally cool weather will return to our region for the next couple of days as tomorrow’s high temperature will be close to 15 degrees below the seasonal average. 

Tonight:  Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.  Lows will be in the lower 40s with winds out of the north at 10 to 20 MPH. 

Friday:  Partly sunny with highs in the low 60s with winds out of the northeast at 5 to 10 MPH.

Friday night:  Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and lows in the lower 50s.  Winds will be out of the southeast at 5 to 10 MPH in the early evening, then coming from the south after midnight.

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Your long-term forecast:  Some more seasonable warmth will be returning to our region by the start of next week, with showers or thunderstorms possible Sunday and Tuesday.  Daytime highs will generally remain in the 80s with overnight lows ranging in the low 60s to low 70s.

Wednesday, May 25 2011

05/25/2011

Summary:  Showers and thunderstorms are expected for our region late this afternoon and evening, some of which could become severe with large hail, damaging winds, and even a few tornadoes possible.  This stormy weather will likely continue through tomorrow, though diminishing in intensity until ending in the predawn hours Friday morning.

Tonight:  Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Lows will be in the lower 50s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 20 MPH. 

Thursday:  Showers likely with some scattered thunderstorms.  Highs will be in the mid 50s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 20 MPH.

Thursday night:  Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers.  Lows will be in the lower 40s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 20 MPH.

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Your long-term forecast:  Showers and thunderstorms will be possible Saturday morning with another round of storms likely Saturday night into Sunday morning, however Monday is expected to remain dry.  Highs for the period will generally be increasing from the lower 70s to upper 80s, with lows ranging from the lower 60s to lower 70s.

Tuesday, May 24 2011

05/24/2011

Summary:  Tonight is expected to remain relatively calm, though a little cool, however showers and thunderstorms will be likely by as early as tomorrow morning. 

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy with lows in the upper 40s and winds out of the northeast at 10 to 15 MPH. 

Wednesday:  Showers with some thunderstorms likely.  Highs will be in the upper 60s with winds out of the east at 10 to 15 MPH.

Wednesday night:  Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Lows will be in the upper 40s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 15 MPH.

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Your long-term forecast:  Some light showers may be possible early Friday morning, but a greater chance exists for showers with some possible thunderstorms Saturday and Sunday.  Highs for the period will range from the lower 60s to lower 70s with lows in the lower 50s to mid 60s.

Monday, May 23 2011

05/23/2011

Summary:  A cold front will pass over our region tonight bringing with it significantly cooler temperatures for the next couple of days. 

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.  Lows will be in the lower 50s with winds out of the north at 10 to 15 MPH. 

Tuesday:  Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.  Highs will only be in the upper 50s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 15 MPH.

Tuesday night:  Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers overnight.  Lows will be in the mid 40s with winds out of the northeast at 10 to 15 MPH. 

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Your long-term forecast:  There’s a chance for some light showers on Thursday while Friday will remain dry.  However, showers and thunderstorms will be possible again for Saturday.  Highs will generally be increasing throughout the period from the mid 50s to lower 70s, with lows ranging from the mid 40s to upper 50s.