7-18-19 KS/MO: Extreme heat next 4 days….Sunday cold front brings storms followed by a sharp cool-down. N.

Video: http://youtu.be/UHvPRdWvI5I?hd=1 Rainfall over the past 24 hours: Breezy, exceptionally hot and overall dry through Saturday is the main theme.   Cold front brings most areas a rainfall Sunday....chances will be mainly in the late Saturday night through Monday AM time-frame.  Here's a look at current guidance for rainfall totals: Wind forecast over the next 4 days: Temperature data over the next 10 days: Kansas: Garden City: Salina: Topeka: Missouri cities: Nevada: Jefferson City: St. Louis:
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7-18-19 IA/NE: Excessive heat through Saturday – weekend cold front brings a storm threat followed by a cool-down. N.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Q-oHK8ABV8&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 Storms over Iowa this morning will fade and move out through the day, with hot sunshine replacing it for the afternoon.  As mentioned in the video, we'll target a storm chance for far Northern Iowa tonight.....then dry and sunny Friday.  Friday night, mainly after midnight, a storm threat can sneak back into Northern Iowa and perhaps northern Nebraska.  However - MOST of us are storm free through Friday night.  Watch the video above for more details! Best threat of storms arrives Saturday pm-night, then on Sunday, chances shift south of I-80, with most of the area now looking…
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Thursday Weather Package

Thursday Weather Package

Good morning!  Here are the updated 7-day forecasts: Good morning!  We are watching a storm cluster in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin which will try to move southeast into parts of northern Indiana later this morning into about mid-afternoon....it will track along a building gradient of instability and could produce strong winds and heavy rain.  However, many areas especially as you head into central Indiana remain dry today, with just a brief spotty chance mainly this morning through about mid-afternoon.   Total rain next 48 hours: This model is overdoing coverage in central Indiana....keep in mind the main risk we…
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7-18-19 Illinois: Storms in northern IL this AM….big-time heat into the weekend. N.

7-18-19 Illinois: Storms in northern IL this AM….big-time heat into the weekend. N.

Video: http://youtu.be/A2C1ayDlR2A?hd=1 Total rain over the past 24 hours: Several high wind reports in western Illinois yesterday: Heavy storms target northern Illinois this morning....areas from Freeport too Waukegan to near Chicago could pick up 1-2" of rainfall as this passes before noon.   This could produce some wind damage as well.  The afternoon is dry and hot.   Forecast heat index over the next 4 days: Wind forecast over the next 4 days: Forecast precipitation Saturday-Monday AM:  Chicago: Peoria: Effingham: Carbondale: Quincy:
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7-18-19 Ohio: Outside storm chance NW…otherwise, very warm / dry into the weekend…turning quite a bit cooler into next week. K.

7-18-19 Ohio: Outside storm chance NW…otherwise, very warm / dry into the weekend…turning quite a bit cooler into next week. K.

Today's video: http://youtu.be/s9xbam3SSjI?hd=1 Observed rainfall over the past 24 hours: For most of us today, it's pretty much a completely dry day. However, we think there's an outside shot that the storm cluster that's currently pushing south hard across southern Wisconsin can make it into areas like Defiance, Findlay and Lima later this afternoon in a weakened state: Total rainfall guidance regarding our precipitation chances today and tomorrow...as we mentioned in the video, we are somewhat suspect of how far south the guidance is with additional shower coverage to the northern into tomorrow morning...for the ridge of high pressure is…
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7-18-19 Indiana: Discussing storm risks mainly north today & major heat into the weekend. N.

7-18-19 Indiana: Discussing storm risks mainly north today & major heat into the weekend. N.

Video: http://youtu.be/cHjHoaRHs6c?hd=1 Good morning!  We are watching a storm cluster in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin which will try to move southeast into parts of northern Indiana later this morning into about mid-afternoon....it will track along a building gradient of instability and could produce strong winds and heavy rain.  However, many areas especially as you head into central Indiana remain dry today, with just a brief spotty chance mainly this morning through about mid-afternoon.   Total rain next 48 hours: This model is overdoing coverage in central Indiana....keep in mind the main risk we are watching is up north in…
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7-17-19 NE/KS: Intense heat and mainly dry next several days…targeting a late weekend front. N.

7-17-19 NE/KS: Intense heat and mainly dry next several days…targeting a late weekend front. N.

Video: http://youtu.be/W9FeiD77r2U?hd=1 Pattern over the next few days is quieter as the heat ridge continues to take over the area.  We will note a few isolated storms developing in the area, mainly after  4pm through 10pm, best threat in western Kansas into southern Nebraska.  However, brief nature of activity over any one spot means totals will be limited...overall many stay dry.  Forecast radar 5pm to 2am CDT shown here.   Expect mainly sunny, breezy, and very hot conditions Thursday, Friday, and most of Saturday.  We'll see a better threat for storms into Nebraska Saturday afternoon, then those chances shift south…
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Wednesday Weather Package

Wednesday Weather Package

Good morning!  Here are the updated 7-day forecasts: Rainfall over the past 24 hours: A nice soaking for parts of Indiana and the northwest portion of Ohio as many needed it!  0.83" at our Greenwood, Indiana office, but many 1-3" reports, including 3.50" in eastern Marion county.  Much lower rain coverage was observed from Crawfordsville to Logansport and points north and west.   Forecast radar today from 6am to 10pm: Additional rainfall now through tonight: As upper ridge tries to take over the area Thursday, a cluster of storms may try to sneak in on the edge of this building…
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7-17-19 IA/MO: Risk of severe storms for some today….very intense heat and drier pattern settles in tomorrow. N.

7-17-19 IA/MO: Risk of severe storms for some today….very intense heat and drier pattern settles in tomorrow. N.

Video: http://youtu.be/SrUxpJKX_4s?hd=1 Good morning...our Wednesday begins with a storm cluster delivering strong winds and heavy rain across southeast South Dakota....just about to enter northwest Iowa as I type at 7am CDT.  A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for northwest Iowa, and certainly wouldn't be shocked to see this expanded southeast through the day.   Forecast radar snapshot through the day: Tonight, storm risks in Missouri will fade away, but we'll watch northeast Iowa for the threat of training storms and heavy rainfall as a cluster of storms dives southeast from Minnesota.  Forecast radar from 10pm tonight to 6am Thursday…
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