6-20-18 IA/MO/NE PM Update: Heavy rain threat continues across portions of the region through the next couple of days. I.

6-20-18 IA/MO/NE PM Update: Heavy rain threat continues across portions of the region through the next couple of days. I.

Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska
Video: http://youtu.be/Glt1FvpSI74?hd=1 Wrap-around convection continues across eastern NE and western IA while additional showers and storms are firing across the IA/MO border along the cold front. 2 hour radar loop as of 12:25pm CDT. I expect storms to continue to ramp up over the next several hours across IA and western MO. A couple of these storms may be severe with hail, gusty winds, and heavy downpours. Overnight these storms push into the eastern portions of IA and MO. Convection associated with the low pressure system will continue through the overnight hours and impact eastern NE, MO, and IA into…
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6-20-18 IN/IL/OH PM Update: Tracking showers and storms through the evening…more rain chances tomorrow into Friday. I.

6-20-18 IN/IL/OH PM Update: Tracking showers and storms through the evening…more rain chances tomorrow into Friday. I.

becks, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio
Video: http://youtu.be/jWL7MA9mqPw?hd=1 Daytime heating has allowed for some widely scattered showers and storms to pop up along the boundary draped across the area. 2 hour radar loop as of 12:50pm EDT: Simulated radar through the next 48 hours: Scattered showers and thunderstorms continue to fire along the stationary boundary through the next several hours. I expect a 50-60% coverage with these storms with a movement to the southeast through the evening. A cluster of showers and storms comes through western Illinois this evening along the cold front before winding down overnight. A resurgence in convection across the southern portions of…
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6-20-18 Central Plains Forecast: Storm system brings heavy rain risks today into tonight…additional rain chances through the weekend. I

6-20-18 Central Plains Forecast: Storm system brings heavy rain risks today into tonight…additional rain chances through the weekend. I

Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
Today's video: http://youtu.be/9s5cDiXdDVU?hd=1 Radar (2 hour loop as 8:55am CDT) depicts a busy morning across the region with many areas picking up rainfall associated with an upper level trough/cold front. Convection over eastern IA/MO will move out of the area later this morning while shower activity over southern KS will fade through the morning hours. A swath of showers and embedded thunderstorms situated over eastern NE into western IA will continue to spin relative to the low pressure system through the rest of today into this evening. Storms will fire early this afternoon across far eastern KS, western MO, and…
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6-20-18 Northern Plains: Flooding rains possible over the next 24 hours. B.

6-20-18 Northern Plains: Flooding rains possible over the next 24 hours. B.

Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota
Today's Video:  http://youtu.be/X8FVNI8vKZw?hd=1 Good Wednesday morning. Heavy rain fell overnight in Western South Dakota and rain is building in Southeastern South Dakota this morning. Here's a look at the current radar:  Rain really begins to increase in coverage and intensity by 1 PM this afternoon with the heaviest rain continuing into tonight. Here's a look at the simulated radar into tonight:  A strong low-level jet combined with anomalous moisture will allow for very heavy rain to train over the same locations as a low pressure system stalls out over the area. Rainfall amounts of 2-5" of rain are likely with…
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6-20-18 IN/IL/OH Forecast: Another day for storm chances…additional rain opportunities continue into late week. I.

6-20-18 IN/IL/OH Forecast: Another day for storm chances…additional rain opportunities continue into late week. I.

becks, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio
IN/IL video: http://youtu.be/3UY07sOTkMY?hd=1 OH video: http://youtu.be/dNvNnIS4KLE?hd=1 Be sure to check out your local video for the timing of showers and thunderstorms over the next couple of days across the area! Another day of showers and storms is on tap across a large portion of the region. Storms will fire along the stationary boundary still hanging out across central portions of IL, IN, & southern OH early to mid afternoon today and continue through the evening. Overnight these storms will decrease in coverage as we lose daytime heating. A few of these storms has the potential to become severe, especially across…
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6-19-18 Central Plains PM Update: Severe weather threat increases through the afternoon and evening…additional rain chances over the next couple of days. I.

6-19-18 Central Plains PM Update: Severe weather threat increases through the afternoon and evening…additional rain chances over the next couple of days. I.

Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
Video: http://youtu.be/tZ5gDKjFE2Y?hd=1 A cluster of showers and storms located over northeast KS, northern MO, and southern IA are still making their way east as of 12:15 CDT this afternoon. These storms will continue to push east and slightly south through the afternoon hours. There is still a severe weather threat for a large portion of the area today, especially western KS and southern NE. The main threats with the storms across KS and NE include large hail, damaging wind, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours. Storms look to develop between 3 and 4pm CDT today across western KS and NE. Going…
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6-19-18 IN/IL/OH PM Update: Tracking showers and storms through the evening…additional rain chances through the weekend. I.

6-19-18 IN/IL/OH PM Update: Tracking showers and storms through the evening…additional rain chances through the weekend. I.

becks, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio
Video: http://youtu.be/yFAoSAlfamE?hd=1 A flare-up of showers and storms has occurred along the stationary boundary draped across central portions of Illinois through southern Ohio. I expect these storms to grow in coverage over the next several hours while also pushing east with the upper air flow.  Simulated radar through 2am EDT tonight: Locally strong storms are possible with heavy rain where the storms train. Storms will begin to weaken as we lose daytime heating overnight. Leftover energy overnight provides some chances for showers and storms along I-70 through the night into the early morning hours tomorrow. Total rainfall through 5am Thursday:…
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6-19-18 Central Plains Forecast: Watching for severe thunderstorms this afternoon into the evening…additional rains chances the next couple of days. I.

6-19-18 Central Plains Forecast: Watching for severe thunderstorms this afternoon into the evening…additional rains chances the next couple of days. I.

Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
IA/MO video: http://youtu.be/_uwZznGqW54?hd=1 KS/NE video: http://youtu.be/Eagb3pwXA98?hd=1 2 hour radar loop as of 8:55am CDT this morning. A cluster of showers and thunderstorms are currently riding along a stationary boundary draped north of Kansas City, MO. Over the next several hours these storms will push east across northeast KS, northern MO, and Iowa. Be sure to check out your local video for the timing of storms today into the next couple of days! There is a threat for strong to severe thunderstorms across a majority of Nebraska, Kansas, northern Missouri, and southern Iowa (SPC graphic below) today into this evening. The…
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6-19-18 Northern Plains: Heavy rainfall likely for portions of the area into Thursday. B.

6-19-18 Northern Plains: Heavy rainfall likely for portions of the area into Thursday. B.

Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota
Today's Video:  http://youtu.be/Vi8vj_v6RF0?hd=1 Good Tuesday morning everyone! Scattered showers continue across South Dakota this morning while rain that produced up to 1.5" of rain in far Eastern South Dakota and Southern Minnesota is continuing this morning:  We'll likely continue to see these showers in Minnesota into the afternoon, becoming more scattered in nature as we head into the mid-late afternoon:  Rain activity will pick up in Southwestern South Dakota this evening and into tonight as a low pressure system develops and slowly pushes east:  This has led to Flash Flood Watches being issued in Southwestern South Dakota, but heavy rain…
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6-19-18 IN/IL/OH Forecast: Widespread rains today across the area…unsettled pattern continues through the weekend. I.

6-19-18 IN/IL/OH Forecast: Widespread rains today across the area…unsettled pattern continues through the weekend. I.

becks, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio
IN/IL video: http://youtu.be/-QcpHWmZuDI?hd=1 OH video: http://youtu.be/NPzaoihjnaE?hd=1 There is storm activity north of I-70 in Ohio and across northern Illinois as of 5:10am EDT. These storms will continue to push from west to east through the morning. Be sure to check out your local video for the timing of showers and thunderstorms over the next few days across the area! Flash flooding is possible across a majority of the region today into tomorrow. Storms will spark along and within close proximity to the stationary boundary situated over the area between noon and 2pm EDT this afternoon with about 60% storm coverage…
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