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Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

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Figure #5: Tracks of all recorded tornadoes occurring wholly or partly within the immediate Oklahoma City, Oklahoma area, 1890-2013.

Figure 5. Tracks of all recorded tornadoes occurring wholly or partly within the immediate Oklahoma City, Oklahoma area, 1890-2013. County boundaries and major highways are shown. The immediate Oklahoma City area, and other cities included in this study are outlined. Tornado paths shown that are completely outside the immediate Oklahoma City area are not included in the table or statistics for the OKC area tornadoes.