Tuesday Morning: Warm stretch of weather continues; Severe weather threat on NYE

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StormTracker Morning Forecast…

Today: Partly cloudy and breezy. Most stay dry and mild. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a few sprinkles. Areas of fog possible. Overnight temperatures in the mid 50s to around 60.

Wednesday: Our next system will begin to approach the region from the west. This looks to be a rather slow-moving system. Showers are possible during the morning hours, but are more likely during the afternoon and evening hours. For now, we are forecasting rain chances to be around 40-50% on Wednesday and Wednesday night. Severe weather is not anticipated at this time. Otherwise, warm and breezy with highs in the low and mid 70s.

Thursday/New Year’s Eve: The storm system looks to slowly move across the region on New Year’s Eve. Strong to severe storms are possible Thursday afternoon and Thursday night. Current timing is mainly during the afternoon and evening hours. We will have to watch for discrete cells that develop out ahead of a line of storms. The line storms may not move in until the evening hours. Damaging wind and a few tornadoes will be possible. For now, rainfall totals look to be between 0.75″ to around 1.25″ with locally higher amounts. Rain should gradually begin to taper during the evening hours on New Year’s Eve. We may still have a few showers around as we ring in the new year. Stay tuned as we fine-tune the timing and the details and stay weather aware. Highs in the low and mid 70s. Rain chance for now is 80%. Overnight temperatures in the 40s and 50s.

Friday/New Year’s Day: Mostly sunny with highs in the lower 60s. Overnight temperatures in the upper 30s to mid 40s for our area.

Weekend: Pleasant and cool with highs in the upper 50s to around 60. Overnight temperatures in the 30s.

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