Slow low to go, storm system brings cooler air and more rain
Strong autumn low is inching in from Illinois bringing cooler air and eventually more showers with it.
SEVERE WEATHER OUTBREAK
Impressive for middle October – the storm system brought strong/damaging wind gusts over a broad area of the US. several tornado watches were issued Monday and fortunately only a few tornadoes were reported. However the strong wind gusts toppled trees and caused damaged. Storms were to blame for two fatalities Tuesday
Storms generated over 300 severe reports Tuesday and is still generating potential severe storms today.
THIS LOW IS SLOW TO GO
This storm/low is losing its connection to the main branch of the jet stream – so it’s going to linger for a few days. Overhead Wednesday, we are in coolest sector of the storm and likely to see scattered showers through the day. With overcast skies and showers Wednesday we will likely remain in the 50s.
Storm eases east by Thursday afternoon so improving weather coming to finish off the work week.