Sunday, 19 August, 2018

Tulsa, surrounding counties under tornado watch until 3 am Thursday

More waves of storms are likely to arrive on Wednesday between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. some of which could be severe More waves of storms are likely to arrive on Wednesday between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. some of which could be severe
| 06 May, 2018, 03:17

Kansas and baseball-sized hail in Oklahoma.

"South of I-20, severe storms may occur, but there are likely to be very isolated", according to AccuWeather Storm Warning Meteorologist Richard Schraeger.

4-Moderate (red) - Moderate risk - An area where widespread severe weather with several tornadoes and/or numerous severe thunderstorms is likely, some of which should be intense.

"Severe thunderstorms are expected to develop along a dry line in extreme western Oklahoma this afternoon and move toward the east by this evening", the National Weather Service in Tulsa said. The strongest storms within this line of storms will be capable of strong wind gusts and hail. Areas near Falls City in southeast Nebraska and most of Northwest Missouri stand the greatest chance of severe storms.

The timing of the storms arriving in the Tulsa area remains uncertain, forecasters said, but said in a 3 p.m.


We finally start to transition to quiet, peaceful conditions after two days of destructive thunderstorms with large hail, torrential rains, frequent lightning and some damage from tornadoes and straight-line wind. The KQ2 Weather team will once again continue to monitor this situation throughout the day and will provide more updates as they come in. At least nine were reported in Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri, just one day after more than 18 tornadoes ripped through the Midwest, including a twister in Tescott, KS.

A lot of cloud cover across the area has limited the opportunity to help "recharge" the atmosphere after our morning cluster of storms.

Once the severe weather clears Thursday, local weather is expected to be drier, with temperatures in the mid to upper 70s through the weekend. This is due to another approaching cold front.

Stay with the ABC 17 Stormtrack Weather Team as we continue to track the potential for severe weather associated with this slow moving storm system.

There is the potential for brief delays during the early innings of the Major League Baseball games in New York City on Friday evening.

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