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Aggressive severe weather pattern sets-up for the Midwest to Northeast Corridor producing plenty of rain the next 7 days is expected. Subtropical rains drench Florida.

ALERT: Severe Weather/Heavy Rain Set-up North; Heavy Rain Florida

Discussion: In-between the Central/East Canada polar vortex and drought-induced high pressure ridge in the Southwest a persistent frontal boundary triggers at least 4 days of severe weather and heavy rain from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic the next week or so. Meanwhile Madden Julian oscillation-induced heavy rains begin this weekend in Florida lasting through next week.