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Forecast: Heavy Rain & Maybe Some Hail Today Before Much Cooler Air Arrives

Get ready for some heavy showers and perhaps thunderstorms later this afternoon! All the ingredients are in place: A morning inversion to let the heat build up close to the ground, a big stream of warm, moist air ahead of an approaching cold front, and a short wave in the jet stream crossing the region to yank all that heat and humidity upwards. [ more › ]
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