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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Wed, Jul. 26, 2017 at 9:50:40 am CDT

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A Heat Advisory remains in effect for most of eastern Oklahoma and west central Arkansas through 8 pm today, with an additional advisory now in effect for areas to the south of Highway 412 from 8 pm today to 8 pm Thursday. Heat index values in the advisory area are expected to reach 105 to 110 both this afternoon and again on Thursday afternoon, creating dangerous conditions. Take proper heat safety precautions if working outside. Never leave children unattended in a vehicle: Look Before You Lock! Know the signs and symptoms of heat stroke and heat exhaustion.
A westward shift in the upper level ridge currently overhead will bring cooler and less humid conditions to eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas late this week and into the weekend. Increased shower and thunderstorm chances will also occur Thursday night and into Friday as a result of this pattern change.
.Today...Sunny. Highs 87 to 103.
.Tonight...Mostly clear. Lows 72 to 82.
.Thu...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 88 to 101.
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