Near-Record Warmth Tuesday, Severe Storms?January 28th, 2013 at 5:33 pm by Ken Brewer under Weather
THIS EVENING: Temps will stay steady, or even go up a few degrees this evening. Temps will climb into the mid 50s by midnight. There will be hit and miss rain showers, so keep the umbrella handy!
OVERNIGHT: Temps will climb overnight into the upper 50s by daybreak. There will be hit and miss showers.
TUESDAY: We will see temperatures soar into the mid 60s Tuesday. The record high for Tuesday is 66° set in 2002. We may also see severe storms develop by late afternoon or evening. Damaging wind, and isolated tornadoes are possible.
FLOOD WATCH TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY: Heavy rain will arrive late Tuesday into early Wednesday, so we could see flooding concerns.
8-DAY FORECAST: Temperatures will drop late Wednesday as a blast of colder air will arrive. That will last through late week. Temps will recover a bit by the weekend.