I am Johnny Parker and I am 21. I have studied the weather since I was 5. I have cerebral palsy and my goal is to become a meteorologist.
By: JohnnyParker , 12:43 PM GMT on February 19, 2014
Good Morning! At Smithville, MS, the current temperature is 60 and it feels like 60. Highs will continue to range between 50 and 78 with lows between 27 and 59. There is a slight chance of rain today, a 100% chance of strong storms/wind tomorrow, and a slight chance of rain on Friday. Winds tomorrow will be out of the South at 21mph with higher gusts. Significant severe weather/tornado outbreak expected tomorrow into Friday with main threats being for damaging winds, large hail, tornadoes, heavy rain of 1-3 inches, and flash flooding. Dr. Greg Forbes, the severe weather expert at The Weather Channel, is giving a TOR:CON (Tornado Condition Index) of a 5 for tomorrow. This means there is a 50% chance of seeing a tornado within a 50 mile radius. Timing will be from 4-9pm tomorrow for Western MS and from 8pm tomorrow night to 1am Friday morning for East-Central MS. At the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo, MS, the current temperature is 59 and it feels like 59. Todays high is 70 and a low of 58 with a slight chance of rain. Thursdays high is 77 with a 100% chance of strong storms/wind. Winds out of the South-Southwest at 22mph with higher gusts.
Now, for your Winter/Severe Weather Update for the Southeast Region. Could see severe weather potential around March 2nd-3rd. Could see winter weather potential around March 4th-6th.
Now, for your tropical update. In the Atlantic, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days. In the Eastern Pacific, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days. In the Western Pacific, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days. In the North Indian Ocean, all is quiet with no development expected over the next couple of days. In the Southern Hemisphere, Tropical Disturbance #13F has winds of 35mph with a pressure of 1003mbars. Also, in the Southern Hemisphere, Moderate Tropical Storm Guito has winds of 50mph with a pressure of 1000mbars. Movement is South at 8mph. Is expected to become a category 1 storm by late today or early Thursday as it passes between Mozambique and Madagascar. Is not a threat to land and is expected to weaken to a tropical storm by Friday.
Hope yall are having a great Wednesday and I'll have another post tomorrow morning. God Bless!
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