Two cold fronts will travel from the northern Plains to the New England and mid-Atlantic states late this week and this weekend. The first front will bring a mild, Pacific air mass into the Ohio Valley, then the East, while the second front will eventually bring much cooler air through the northern Plains and Midwest into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley, then the Northeast.
The models continue to be different in their portrayal of temperatures this weekend, while they are all on board for a large, slow-moving storm this weekend and into next week that will generate heavy rain and severe weather.
Heavy storms today with hail and strong winds. Storm brings potential outbreak this weekend.
It appears that a large low pressure area will form in the Plains this weekend and then drift very slowly eastward next week. This could lead to a lot of rain over a large area. This map depicts the Euro model predicted rainfall between now at midday Saturday May 3rd.
Parts of Ancient Antarctica had a climate that was similar to today's climate along the California coast....