A low end threat for a few severe storms possible late tonight

A low end threat for a few severe storms possible late tonight
Marginal severe weather risk (Source: SPC)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A late November cold front will bring rain and storms tonight and there is a low end risk for severe storms tonight & early tomorrow.

SPC highlights areas for possible severe weather
SPC highlights areas for possible severe weather (Source: SPC)

The Storm Prediction has placed Eastern Arkansas and areas just east of the Mississippi River in West Tennessee and North Mississippi under a marginal risk tonight. The main threat with any storms that may become severe will be strong gusty wind.

Marginal severe weather risk
Marginal severe weather risk (Source: SPC)

The threat will shift eastward and will include most of the Mid-South by morning with the main threat remaining strong gusty wind.

Rain Timing:

A few showers possible tonight but the threat for storms will arrive after midnight while most of us are asleep.

Futurecast rain from cold front
Futurecast rain from cold front (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

Areas of scattered showers and storms will continue around 6 AM in Eastern Arkansas and will start to track east of the Mississippi River.

RPM futurecast rain predictions Wednesday morning
RPM futurecast rain predictions Wednesday morning (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

It will likely be a wet and possibly stormy commute for many areas across West Tennessee and North Mississippi for the morning commute.

Futurecast rain RPM
Futurecast rain RPM (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

Rain will start to move out by the afternoon and temperatures will begin to drop as colder air will move in behind the cold front.

Futurecast wind 7 am
Futurecast wind 7 am (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

Winds will pick up Tuesday night and remain pretty windy through Wednesday. Gust up to 35 mph will be possible.

Futurecast wind
Futurecast wind (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

Although the front will be exiting off to the east, winds will stay on the strong side into the afternoon. Winds will finally start to relax by Wednesday evening.

Rain fall totals
Rain fall totals (Source: WMC First Alert Weather)

Rain totals could be around a half inch for most but there may be a few higher amounts especially with areas that pick up heavy rain from any potential thunderstorms.

First Alert Weather App
First Alert Weather App (Source: WMC Action News 5)

Please be sure to stay weather aware with storms arriving overnight and as we continue to monitor for any changes. Be sure to download our WMC weather app if you don’t have it already. The First Alert Weather Team will provide you with updates and any warnings should conditions warrant.

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