Spring in Oklahoma: storms develop in western Oklahoma, moving e

Spring in Oklahoma: storms develop in western Oklahoma, moving east

Posted: Updated:
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for western Oklahoma until 11PM Wednesday.  As of now, no part of this watch covers any part of the Metro. A severe thunderstorm watch means conditions for severe thunderstorms are possible, and we've already seen a few storms in western Oklahoma this evening.

Storms have developed in western Oklahoma, and are moving slowly eastward. Main threats with any storm will be damaging winds and large hail (tennis ball size or larger).  Although a tornado cannot be ruled out, the tornado threat is low.

Scattered strong to severe storms will continue moving east, moving through western Oklahoma through the rest of the evening. If the storms hold together, they would impact the Metro by late this evening (around 9-11PM).

Some storms at that time could still be strong with large hail and damaging winds possible. Storms for the OKC Metro are not guaranteed as they could fall apart before they get here, but staying weather aware is always advised.

For Thursday, no storms but we'll be slightly cooler, making for a very pleasant day. However, by this weekend, a more significant severe weather is possible with severe storms possible both days of the weekend. 

If you have plans this weekend, especially outdoor ones, please pay attention to the latest forecast and information through the rest of the week.  Stay tuned!


KOKH WX App

Download the KOKH weather App for your iPhone or Android
Text Alerts

Sign up for our text alerts for weather updates and breaking news
WeatherCall

WeatherCall is the first to tell you exactly what's happening at your home
Weather Home

Everything you need for this forecasted weather event before you head out the door
Personal Radar

What's it like above your home? Find out with our personal radar and know before you go
Oklahoma City Accidents

Before you get on any roads in Oklahoma City, make sure your route isn't blocked
State Highway Conditions

The state has a constant update of highway conditions.
Follow us on Twitter or LIKE us on Facebook

Know about the weather as it develops by following us
State forecast

Get a look ahead at what we're expecting tonight anywhere in the Sooner state.

  • FOX25 Slideshows

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
Compiling list...
  • FOX 25 FeaturesMore>>

  • Tell Me Something Good

    Tell Me Something Good

    Tired of all the bad news? Looking for some good news? Tell Me Something Good, does just that! FOX 25's Mike Brooks finds the good in Oklahoma and tells you all about it.
    Tired of all the bad news? Looking for some good news? Tell Me Something Good, does just that! FOX 25's Mike Brooks finds the good in Oklahoma and tells you all about it.
  • Waste Watch

    Waste Watch

    How are your tax dollars being spent? FOX 25 Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments, or any groups, are using your money wisely... or wasting it.
    How are your tax dollars being spent? FOX 25 Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments, or any groups, are using your money wisely... or wasting it.
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by 

WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOKH. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.