The Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather: Stormy weather pattern continues across central US

Start your day with the latest weather news – There's a threat for severe weather across the mid-Mississippi and Ohio valleys Monday, while a summerlike pattern could bring rain to 40 states this week.

Welcome to the Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather. It’s Monday, May 8, 2023. Start your day the right way with everything you need to know about today's weather. You can also get a quick briefing of national, regional and local weather whenever you like with the FOX Weather Update podcast.

Severe weather expected to start the workweek

The threat of severe weather shifts to the mid-Mississippi and Ohio valleys to start the workweek.

Parts of Illinois, Arkansas, Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky and Indiana could see severe weather Monday, including a threat of damaging winds and hail.

A separate area of severe storms is also possible across the southern Plains, including portions of Texas.

The severe weather threat on Monday, May 8, 2023.
(FOX Weather)


Things to know

Taste of summer for 40 states

As we say goodbye to the "Omega block," a different weather pattern will bring the chance for summerlike warmth and storms this week

The FOX Forecast Center said 40 states could see daily showers and thunderstorms that will typically form during the peak heating of the day and diminish after sunset throughout the week.

The rain outlook for this week.
(FOX Weather)


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