Strong Storms May Disrupt Travel from Indiana and Ohio to Virginia

By Alex Sosnowski – AccuWeather The risk of severe weather will rebound over parts of the Midwest, Appalachians and Piedmont before the week ends. “Very spotty severe weather can occur from part of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan to northern Tennessee into Wednesday night,” AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Kristina Pydynowski said. “Storms have the potential to…

Severe Weather To Threaten Louisiana To Kentucky On Tuesday

By Renee Duff – AccuWeather A storm system tracking across the Midwest will trigger thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and flash flooding over the lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio valleys into Tuesday night. Thunderstorms that first initiated over Oklahoma during Monday night began to develop into a squall line during Tuesday morning. A squall…

River flooding may rival records in Mississippi Valley into January

By Alex Sosnowski – AccuWeather Flooding in the upcoming days and weeks following a tremendous December rainfall could be one for the record books in the Mississippi Valley. Major flooding along the Mississippi, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri, Arkansas and Meramec rivers will have communities dealing with long-duration high water. Freezing temperatures will cause some flooded areas to…