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Heavy Rain for Parts of Texas & Louisiana; Very Warm Across the Plains and Midwest

Tropical Depression Imelda will bring heavy rainfall to portions of coastal Texas and Louisiana through Thursday. Flash flood watches remain in effect, including for metro Houston. Elsewhere, high pressure and mainly dry weather will bring temperatures as much as 20 degrees above normal from the Central Plains to Upper Midwest. Critical fire weather conditions linger over parts of the Great Basin. Read More >


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Phased Array Radar Loop from May 31, 2013


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Twin Lakes, OK (KTLX) WSR-88D Radar Loop


Time: 3 PM CDT May 31, 2013 to 5 AM CDT June 1, 2013

Yellow Polygons:  Severe Thunderstorm Warnings 

Red Polygons:  Tornado Warnings 



Radar Loop: Focused on OKC Metro and Tornadic Storms


KTLX (Oklahoma City, OK) WSR-88D: Time: 3:30-9:30 PM CDT May 31st.

Red Polygons:  Tornado Warnings 



Radar Loop: Highlighting the El Reno EF-5


KTLX (Oklahoma City, OK) WSR-88D: Time: 5:51-6:46 PM CDT May 31st.

Left: 0.5 deg Storm Relative Motion (SRM) with a motion set 290 deg. at 20 kts

Right: 0.5 deg Reflectivity