Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade, and the Growing #DestigmatizeDepression Movement
Idaho boy diagnosed with plague
Researchers discover link between religion and long life
Relay For Life of Lyon County reaches milestone year
Crow Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
Heating up close to records, plenty of sun for Memorial Day 2018
28 May 2018, 08:42 | Melissa Porter
Memorial Day weekend 2018: Storms, clouds dominate forecast
Last year, the day was decidedly cool with a high of 58 degrees. Temperatures will take a dramatic dip, with highs in the upper 60s.
High temperatures both days will be in near-record or record territory. By Tuesday, the chance for thunderstorms increases to 40 percent, mainly after 1 p.m. Look for highs of 87 degrees on a breezy day with wind gusts up to 25 miles per hour. Morning temperatures will range in the lower 70s, making it a warm one for any early morning Memorial Day services outside.
Overnight, expect mostly cloudy skies with mayyyybe a spot shower north of the Metro. Despite the drier conditions, lingering low clouds will continue mostly cloudy conditions for your Memorial Day. The better chance will be possible overnight into Wednesday morning.
"A moist easterly flow will keep light showers, drizzle and patchy fog across the region (Sunday night)", according to the National Weather Service.
Tuesday, which is forecast to be cloudy with a high near 85, is expected to have a 70 percent chance of precipitation as well, so showers and thunderstorms are likely.
A 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms is forecast for Friday, which is expected to be partly sunny with a high near 88. Those chances likely hang around for the 500 Festival Parade - but very much hit or miss - so need need for concern at this point, just be weather aware and have the Storm Track 8 Weather App handy if you are heading downtown.
Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. 92 is the record high set in 2012.
US Gulf Coast braces for Alberto battering
Ivey activated the state's emergency operations centre while the Alabama National Guard activated its high water evacuation teams. The storm is the first storm of this year's hurricane season, coming a few day before the season officially starts on June 1.
Harvey Weinstein Arrested, Charged with Rape and Sexual Assault
Weinstein did not invent the casting couch in Hollywood. " Harvey Weinstein shattered the lives of an untold number of women". Rose McGowan on Friday gave her first TV interview to Megyn Kelly following the arrest of sexual predator Harvey Weinstein .
Woman slips note asking for help to get away from her boyfriend
A 28-year-old woman is safe and her boyfriend is behind bars after she was beaten and held for two days, Florida officials say. A Florida man was arrested last week for allegedly battering his girlfriend then holding her captive at gunpoint for two days.
Moto G6 and G6 Play are launching in India on June 4
The phone may be offered in a choice of 32GB and 64GB of internal storage along with support for microSD card. Additionally, some new Moto Mods will likely be available with the Moto Z3 Play which could include a 5G Mod.