U.S. NATIONAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
FRI JAN 20, 2017
...Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms today in the Gulf Coast... ...Heavy snow continues through Sat in northern & central AZ...
There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms today in LA, the southern half of MS, southwestern AL, and the far western FL Panhandle, The main threats are isolated large hail (some greater than 2” diameter) and isolated damaging wind gusts. An isolated tornado or two will also be possible.
Out West, snow is ongoing across elevated portions of central & northern AZ and will continue through Sat afternoon. Additional accumulations of 9-15 inches are expected, with the heaviest forecast to fall tonight. Hazardous travel is expected due to snow covered roads and reduced visibilities.
Elsewhere in the US, there are no other significant hazards of concern at this time.