Wednesday, February 18th 2009 Weather Outlook

17 02 2009

Wednesday’s Weather Outlook; Great Lakes/Ohio valley/Southeast/Northeast System


On Wednesday, a system will continue to push east into the Great Lakes. Snow will be likely on the north side of the system from Minnesota into the higher elevations of the Northeast. Accumulations are likely, with the highest being in the Northeast. Further south along the storms cold front in the Southeast, showers and storms will be likely. There is a moderate risk for severe storms in portions of Mississippi, Alabama and Georiga. With a slight risk in surrounding areas. With SB CAPE around 2000 , ML CAPE around 1500, Effective Bulk Shear values around 75KT, and ample moisture, storms will become severe. The main threats will be damaging winds, hail, and some tornado. Below is the severe weather and snowfall outlook for Wednesday.