More storms with heavy rain possible into Wednesday

Lightning strikes to the rear of the Boston skyline at the beginning of an evening's severe weather activity in Eastern Massachusetts in this

Soggy end to the weekend; cooling off this work week

- Some severe thunderstorm warnings have expired and or been canceled in the SE Michigan Monday afternoon. "Avoid low lying areas near small streams", the NWS added. "The atmosphere is loaded with moisture. due to this the rain could fall at a rate of 1-2"/hr. Waves of wet weather with locally heavy rainfall possible, 60-70 percent, across southeast Georgia and northeast Florida. The rain looks to be all day, not just in the afternoon.

A flash flood watch is in place along the I-95 corridor on Tuesday. Winds are predicted to be 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 25 knots and seas will be 3 to 6 feet. Wed/Thu/Fri will be dry. Forecasters said there's a 30 percent chance of showers on Sunday, and thunderstorms are possible Sunday night.

A front will approach the area by Tuesday. -This is the time frame when we think thunderstorm will be fully underway.

Any storms will be capable of producing heavy downpours given the high amount of moisture in the air. These are the storms the service is watching for potential flash flooding. High temperatures will be in the lower to middle 90s. Due to this, a Heat Advisory has been posted for Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties this afternoon.

The cold front will cool us off and clear us out heading into Wednesday.

Sun: High: 92 Low: 69 Decreasing clouds.

That northwesterly flow will usher drier air into CT and dew points will drop into the 50s, so the level of comfort will improve.

Tomorrow night: A few, late evening, showers/storms then clearing.

There's no chance of precipitation is in the forecast until Saturday and highs will be in the mid-80s for the remainder of the work week. We will see mostly sunny skies with highs in the low to mid 80s, about 5 degrees below normal for this time of year. "Unsettled weather may return sometime Sunday into Monday along with increasing humidity".

Saturday will be better of the 2 weekend days. That is what one model, the GFS, is forecasting. The hottest day of the week looks to be Thursday with Colorado Springs warming into the mid 90s and Pueblo to the lower triple digits. Tuesday will start off very warm and humid.

There will be a few leftover showers tonight into early Wednesday.

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