Sunday, November 27, 2016

Cyber Monday Storm details - video forecast update

Cyber Monday will bring the threat of very heavy rain and potential severe weather to the area. In this video forecast discussion, we break down the timing and threats and then get into some detail on the meteorology of the event, concluding with the week-ahead forecast. You can get the gist of the necessary information in the first 6 minutes, but stick around for the "nitty gritty!"

If the embedded video doesn't work, you can watch on YouTube here.

Here are a couple of the graphics used during the video for those that want a brief overview.

NWS WPC forecast rainfall amounts through 6pm Monday. The metro can expect 2" of rain with some areas seeing up to 3".

The severe weather outlook from the Storm Prediction Center shows a Slight Risk (category 2/5) from Memphis south and a Marginal Risk (category 1 threat) for west TN and north AR.

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Erik Proseus
MWN Meteorologist

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