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Wet and Windy Storm in the East; Warm and Pleasant in the West

A slow moving low pressure center will continue to produce heavy rain and gusty winds for the Middle Atlantic, and will move into the Northeast. Isolated severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and large hail for areas in northwestern Texas and southeastern Florida. Very warm temperatures continue across the west. Very warm temperatures spread into the central U.S. later this week. Read More >

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Storm Photos

 

Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK Tornado

 
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Chris Calvert
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Cliff Harden
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Matt Kenndey
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Sara Wederski
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Bill Hark
Photo of the May 19, 2013 Lake Thunderbird-Shawnee, OK EF-4 Tornado
Photo courtesy Bill Hark
 

Storm Videos

 

The above video includes footage from the three main tornadoes that occured on May 19th. The first portion of the video (0:00 to 2:33) is of the east Norman/Shawnee tornado. The second segment (2:33 to 3:20) is of the Carney tornado, and the final few seconds (3:20 to 3:38) is of the Edmond tornado. Video courtesy Brandon Sullivan

 

Weather Briefings

 

Severe Weather Briefing - 5:30 PM CDT, May 16, 2013

 

Severe Weather Briefing - 11:00 AM CDT, May 17, 2013

 

Severe Weather Briefing - 10:00 PM CDT,  May 17, 2013

 

Severe Weather Briefing - 11:30 AM CDT,  May 18, 2013

 

Severe Weather Briefing - 8:30 AM CDT,  May 19, 2013