Regional Weather Summary
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AWUS84 KMEG 170902
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ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-172315-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE MIDSOUTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
402 AM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IN NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE MID SOUTH BY TONIGHT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS
OF NORTHEAST ARKANSAS AND THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL TODAY. STORM
COVERAGE SHOULD INCREASE TONIGHT AREAWIDE WITH SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED. THE GREATEST
POTENTIAL SHOULD REMAIN ALONG AND WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IN
PROXIMITY TO THE BEST MOISTURE AND LIFT. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER INTO THURSDAY BEFORE THE DISTURBANCE
MOVES EAST OF THE AREA.

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE MID
SOUTH FOR FRIDAY INTO THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEKEND. THIS SHOULD
PROVIDE DRY CONDITIONS ALONG WITH A RETURN TO ABOVE AVERAGE
TEMPERATURES.

THE REMNANTS OF HURRICANE ODILE WILL BE MOVING OUT OF THE
SOUTHWESTERN U.S. AND INTO THE MID SOUTH BY THE END OF THE
WEEKEND. THIS REMNANT TROPICAL SYSTEM SHOULD BE ABSORBED BY A MID
LATITUDE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVING SOUTHEAST FROM THE UPPER
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THIS SHOULD BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN AND
STORMS TO THE MID SOUTH LATE IN THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK
AS AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH.

CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE SHOULD BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT BRINGING A
RETURN TO DRY CONDITIONS AND COOLER TEMPERATURES.

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JLH





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