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Mar 12, 2014; 2:07 PM ET Expect showers Friday night
More like March! (Until the weekend....) Terrific Thursday on tap...with mostly sunny skies and cool air turning mild by PM. Clouds increase Friday along with stronger breezes ahead of a weekend storm
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the South Central United States
A spike in severe thunderstorms, capable of producing tornadoes, will follow a slow start to severe weather season in 2014.
The total count of tornadoes nationwide at the end of this year is challenging to predict, but some similarities to last year's severe weather season are likely in 2014.
Springlike warmth will pour from the Plains to the East over the next few days before another winter storm unfolds at midweek.