I am Johnny Parker and I am 22. I have studied the weather since I was 5. I have cerebral palsy and my goal is to become a meteorologist.
By: JohnnyParker , 11:28 AM GMT on April 09, 2013
Good Morning! At Smithville, MS, the current temperature is 66 and it feels like 66. A Special Weather Statement is in effect for North MS concerning severe weather late Wednesday into early Thursday morning. There is a slight chance of rain today. There is also a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms tomorrow and an 80% chance of thunderstorms on Thursday. Significant severe weather outbreak is possible late Wednesday into Thursday. Main threats will be for large hail, damaging winds, isolated tornadoes, heavy rainfall of 1-3 inches with locally 3+ inches, and flash flooding. Dr. Greg Forbes, the severe weather expert at The Weather Channel, is giving West and North MS a 3 on TOR:CON (Tornado Condition Index) for Wednesday night. This means that there is a 30% chance of seeing a tornado within a 50 mile radius. Highs will continue to range between 67 and 85 with lows between 43 and 64. At the Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo, MS, the current temperature is 66 and it feels like 66. Todays high is 77 and a low of 63 with a slight chance of rain. Wednesdays high is 83 with a 30% chance of isolated thunderstorms.
Now, for your Severe Weather Update for the Southeast Region. There could be severe weather potential around April 16th-18th, and around April 20th-24th.
Hope yall are having a great Tuesday and I'll have another post tomorrow morning.
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