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Tropical Storm Fay in the Atlantic; Severe Storms in the Plains; Excessive Heat and Fire Weather Threats in the West

Summer is in full swing! Tropical Storm Fay will bring heavy rain with flash flood potential, and isolated tornadoes to the Mid-Atlantic and New England. Severe storms in the Plains may produce intense winds, very large hail, and locally heavy rain. Excessive heat 110 to 121 F is possible in the Desert Southwest into early next week. Critical fire weather threats continue for portions of the West. Read More >


Storm Photo


The following photo was taken by NWS Norman meteorologist Gabe Garfield. This EF-3 tornado traveled west to east across Murray County, Oklahoma, and north of the towns of Davis, Sulphur, and Hickory.

EF-3 Tornado near Sulphur, OK on May 9, 2016

Storm Video


The following video of the EF-3 "Sulphur Tornado" was also taken by NWS Norman meteorologist Gabe Garfield.