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Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Heat in the Memorial Day Forecast

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with possible flash flooding are expected from Texas to the Upper Mississippi Valley on Memorial Day. Also, a soaking rain with flooding is expected across south-central Florida. Meanwhile, a week of record breaking heat is going to get started across California into the Southwest and Great Basin, as excessive heat warnings stretch across the region. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Mon, May. 25, 2020 at 4:41:45 pm CDT

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Severe thunderstorms will become possible mainly this afternoon into this evening across much of Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas as the atmosphere tries to recover from the morning precipitation. Locally damaging winds to 60 mph and also an isolated tornado threat will be possible. In addition, heavy rainfall with the potential for flash and river flooding will also be possible.
Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall are expected over Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas Monday into Tuesday. Widespread heavy rainfall of 1 to 3 inches with locally higher amounts in the 4 to 5 inch range will be possible. This rainfall on top of recent rains could lead to flash flooding as well as main-stem river flooding. A flash flood watch is in effect from Monday afternoon into Tuesday morning for much of Eastern Oklahoma and also Northwest Arkansas.
.Today...Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Highs 69 to 80.
.Tonight...Occasional rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows 56 to 66.
.Tue...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 69 to 78.
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