Thursday's forecast: Cold front heads torward Plains
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The national weather forecast for Thursday, September 4th calls for showers and storms headed to the plains, morning storms on the Gulf Coast and nice on the West Coast.
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00:08 -- whether our amber -- get a new cold front headed
00:11 toward the plains and the Great Lakes heavy showers and storms
00:13 in the plains and Great Lakes. Morning showers in the southeast
00:17 and along the Gulf Coast beautiful and in England that cold
00:20 front there on Tuesday it will pay dividends on Thursday. Nice
00:23 on the West Coast hot in the desert so there's a
00:26 slight risk of severe weather. In much of Wisconsin UP about
00:30 Michigan -- eastern sliver of Minnesota's main threat. Hail gusty winds
00:35 and also some isolated tornadoes. -- early in the morning on
00:39 Thursday pretty quiet community east if you lingering showers along the
00:42 coastal Carolinas actually just about it. We get into the at
00:46 1230 hour showers and thunderstorms that kind of fired up. North
00:49 and South Carolina primarily coastal plain. And out toward these sand
00:53 hills couple showers and storms now begin to just fire at
00:56 11:30 in the morning on Thursday at central time by 6
01:00 o'clock. Lot of showers and storms in the southeast. -- from
01:03 about it kind of hung up in parts of the southeast
01:05 so. Richmond southward Charlottesville southward that's a pretty big showers and
01:09 storms I think DC north you will be a dry. If
01:12 we get into a Friday morning showers and storms extending from
01:15 all the way. Almost due to Illinois the Iowa Illinois border
01:19 and then stretching back southwest were into a New Mexico I
01:23 would isn't traveling. For Thursday Pacific northwest wow that's nice 76
01:27 and sunshine Seattle 86 in Portland 76 in Boise. Little warmer
01:31 now 77 with sunshine and temperatures go mid seventies in LA.
01:36 Not quite as hot but still no bargain wanna six in
01:38 Phoenix -- Vegas. Low nineties in El Paso operate is Albuquerque
01:42 and mid seventies in Denver part denies appears 72 cool 65
01:47 in Bismarck. Don't have a shower for in this and a
01:50 Minneapolis rather that you will have an afternoon shower or thunderstorm
01:53 -- of storms and Marquette eighty. A hot Kansas City Saint
01:57 Louis he had a good summer to -- got to September.
02:00 97 in Oklahoma City 98 Dallas Houston we'll keep you dry
02:04 92 bit. Some showers afternoon showers in New Orleans Horford Apalachicola
02:09 much of the southeast -- showers to 84 Atlanta. Nine in
02:12 Jacksonville 88 in Charlotte 88 also in Greensboro Raleigh and again
02:17 looking DC dry showers back to the west that -- in
02:20 the mountains but 89 DC 85 in New York 84 Boston.
02:23 That's a good day brilliance and 84 it's a beautiful day.
02:27 Mid eighties in buffalo upper eighties in Pittsburgh with sunshine. And
02:30 sunshine in Detroit try to -- upper -- I'm meteorologist --
02:34 shut for USA today dot com.