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Elevated storm threat on track for Sunday
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Elevated storm threat on track for Sunday

Elevated storm threat on track for Sunday

Elevated storm threat on track for Sunday

Scattered thunderstorms are in the forecast for Thursday afternoon.

Rain chances in Tulsa are expected to increase between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

FOX23 Chief Meteorologist James Aydelott says, “Still tracking a windy afternoon, at times those northwest winds could hit 35 miles per hour. Not generating any storms. That will change over the weekend.”

The National Weather Service predicts the thunderstorms will be east of the region by the evening hours as dry air moves in behind the front.

Aydelott says, “Thunderstorms roll our way late Saturday from western Oklahoma.”

Meteorologists at NWS say Sunday will feature the best chance for widespread and high end severe weather across much of eastern Oklahoma.

Very large hail, damaging straight line winds, and tornadoes continue to look possible with the strongest storms Sunday afternoon and evening.

Stay tuned to NEWS 1023 and AM740 for the latest forecasts and outlooks for updated threat levels as Sunday approaches.

Always keep a battery powered radio in your emergency kit so you can stay up to date with the latest hazard, watches and warnings.

Get weather alerts sent to your cell phone by texting the word weather to 95920.

James Aydelott and the entire KRMG team stand ready to activate StormCenter if warranted.

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