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Significant Severe Weather and Heavy Rain Continue for the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, with some strong tornadoes and very large hail, will continue across central portions of the country through early Thursday morning. Very heavy rainfall on already saturated and flooded ground, will produce more significant flooding in these areas. Severe thunderstorm and heavy rain threats continue across the Central and Southern Plains on Thursday. Read More >

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Welcome to the Storm Spotter Resource Center. This page is designed to be a companion to the official storm spotter training conducted by the Norman National Weather Service office. If you are a new spotter or interested in getting involved, check out this link to get started.
 
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The table below provides links to web pages that give essential information to spotters. Follow the links to reach more detailed pages.
   
Confused about when certain watches, warnings or advisories are issued? Reference the criteria page in the resources section of this web site. All watches, warnings and advisories are detailed there.
 
During times of severe weather, the web pages available via the NWS Enhanced Data Display can be especially handy to storm spotters. These pages include "auto-refreshing" maps of warnings, storm reports, etc.