Recent rains are apart of the Polar Vortex

Published On: Jul 16 2014 09:14:08 AM EDT

Jacksonville gets the rain not the cooler temperatures

JACKSONVILLE, Fla -

Wow!  Polar vortex swirls around the Great Lakes with unusual chilly temperatures this morning.  Fifty degree temperatures may sneak all the way into Tennessee this morning!  All this chill is squeezing super-humid air around Jacksonville helping to create the near endless waves of showers & storms the past 5 days.

So, hear we go again!  Grab the umbrella this morning because you may need to use it almost immediately as you step out of the door.  "Early and often" showers/storms for today.  Westerly winds will be pushing the storms from the Gulf Coast to the Atlantic Coast all day.

We could see a period of sunshine, but you know the situation, the warmer we get (sunnier) the greater the chances for intense, widespread storms later today...

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus