PeriShip Weekly Weather Outlook – 12/14 to 12/20

With the holidays fast approaching PeriShip strives to inform our customers about weather conditions that may impact the transit of holiday orders. Below is a general weather outlook for the week of December 14th, 2014 through December 20th, 2014.


Sunday, December 14th, 2014 to Saturday, December 20th, 2014:

National Weather Outlook:

 More storms move into the west coast yet again early in the week, bringing more rain from Washington through California, with snow expected at higher elevations.

Early in the week a potential snowstorm could be moving into the Northeast, bringing mixed precipitation throughout, the majority of it being rain.

Thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected to break out in the Mississippi and Tennessee valley areas.


Weather at Major Express Sorting Hubs:

New York /New Jersey : Mainly sunny at the beginning of the week. Wednesday, rain showers in the evening, turning into a mixture of rain and snow overnight; snow accumulation of less than an inch. Rest of the week will be partly cloudy. Temperatures remain in the low 30’s this week.


Memphis: Starting the week, there is an 80% chance of thunderstorms on Monday, eventually decreasing to a light rain Monday night. The rest of the week will be partly cloudy, but will turn back into rain on Thursday throughout Saturday.
Indianapolis: Rain showers on Monday through Tuesday night. The rest of the week is cloudy, with rain showers on Friday night into Saturday which will turn into a wintery mix.


Oakland: There will be rain all week, with temperatures in the low 50’s. Flood watch and warnings have been put in place due to the amount of rain.


Fort Worth: Thunderstorms start out the week on Sunday night, clearing up for Monday and Tuesday, then back to rain for the rest of the week.



Localized Weather Alerts (including, but not limited to):

Flood advisory: CA

Flood watch: CA, OR, WA

Freezing rain advisory: None

Wind advisory: CA, ID, NV, OR, WA

Winter weather advisory: AK, CA, NV, NY, PA


As always, PeriShip is dedicated to the successful delivery of all shipments. In the event of a weather event, we will, at the very least, provide timely, accurate information as to the status of each package that will enable you to reshape your customers’ expectations.

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