Nation's Weather Update
Tuesday, June 2nd 2009, 12:02 pm
By: News 9
Unsettled weather activity was expected to develop from coast to coast on Tuesday.
In the East, a front extending from New England through the Central Plains and into the Central Rockies was to produce scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Later in the day, the front was expected to drop to the South, bringing the possibility of severe storms in the afternoon from the Southern Plains through the mid-Mississippi Valley and across the Ohio Valley. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds were possible.
In the West, increased clouds and isolated showers were forecast to develop throughout California and the Pacific Northwest, along with scattered showers and thunderstorms in higher elevations of California and the Cascades.
More showers and thunderstorms were on tap for the Southwest.
Temperatures in the Lower 48 states Monday ranged from a low of 17 degrees at Mt. Washington, N.H., to a high of 102 degrees at Needles, Calif.