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Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Wed, Apr. 17, 2024 at 11:14:24 am CDT

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A few strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Thursday afternoon across southeast Oklahoma into western Arkansas as a cold front moves through the region. Large hail and damaging winds will be the concern.
An isolated thunderstorm or two may develop near the Kansas/Oklahoma border this evening. If a storm does develop it may have the potential to become strong to severe with large hail the main concern.
A cold front will move through eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas Thursday. Storm coverage along the front is expected to increase during the afternoon, mainly impacting southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. While severe potential will be higher in these locations, isolated storms that develop earlier in the day across parts of northeast Oklahoma will also carry a severe threat. The front is expected to clear the area by early Thursday evening, and will end the severe threat.
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