Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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AWUS84 KMEG 160925
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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>092-170300-

WEATHER SUMMARY FOR THE MIDSOUTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
425 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

A SIGNIFICANT UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE EASTERN
HALF OF THE NATION OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THIS WILL KEEP
THE MID SOUTH POSITIONED BENEATH NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WITH A
SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES MOVING THROUGH THE REGION.

AT THE SURFACE...A COLD FRONT WILL DROP SLOWLY SOUTH ACROSS THE
MID SOUTH TODAY. THIS FRONT WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER AND SLIGHTLY LOWER HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN SECTIONS OF THE REGION BEHIND THE
FRONT. THE FRONT SHOULD STALL ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH MID WEEK
AND BECOME THE FOCUS FOR ADDITIONAL STORM DEVELOPMENT.

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND THURSDAY WITH SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG AND WEST OF THE FRONT WHERE DEEP
LAYER MOISTURE WILL BE GREATEST.

THE FRONT WILL WASH OUT OVER THE REGION BY FRIDAY AS UPPER LEVEL
RIDGING BUILDS OVERHEAD. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A RETURN TO DRY AND
WARMER WEATHER CONDITIONS.

THE REMNANTS OF HURRICANE ODILE WILL LIFT OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST
U.S. AND ACROSS THE MIDDLE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY BY NEXT WEEKEND AS
IT BECOMES ABSORBED INTO AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVING ACROSS THE
CENTRAL PLAINS. THIS SYSTEM WILL MOVE EAST AND DRAG A COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE MID SOUTH BY NEXT SUNDAY. THIS FRONT WILL BE
ACCOMPANIED BY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES SHOULD DROP
BACK BELOW SEASONAL LEVELS BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE NEXT
WEEKEND.

$$

JLH




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