The Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather: Heavy rain to bring severe weather, flooding risk to Plains, South

Start your day with the latest weather news – A potent storm system will bring a soaking rain and the chance of severe weather this week. Plus, below-average temperatures are in store for more than 200 million as we start the workweek.

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Storms to soak Plains, South

Another storm system will bring a soaking rain to parts of the Plains and South this week, bringing much-needed rainfall to the drought-stricken areas of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas.

In addition to the heavy rain, there's also a threat of severe storms in central and east-central Texas on Tuesday. Damaging winds and large hail will be the primary concerns, but an isolated tornado can't be ruled out.

The severe storm threat on Tuesday, April 25, 2023. 
(FOX Weather)


Things to know

More than 200 million to feel below-average temperatures this week

The FOX Forecast Center said most of the Lower 48 will enjoy a week of below-average temperatures due to a change in the jet stream.

More than 200 million Americans will feel the temperature swing for the last week of April, wiping away last week's warmth felt in much of the East

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