Second Round Of Severe Weather Slams Oklahoma


Monday, May 20th 2013, 2:51 pm
By: News 9


News 9 meteorologists warn residents in much of Oklahoma to prepare for another day of severe weather that could bring tornadoes and baseball-sized hail.

Severe storms began erupting across the metro around 2 p.m. News 9 meteorologists warn residents should expect supercells – or rotating thunderstorms – to develop and move east northeast.

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Much of eastern Oklahoma has an enhanced risk of severe weather, while various parts of central, northern and southern Oklahoma have a low, moderate or high risk.

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The severe weather comes a day after storms pummeled Oklahoma, killing two people; one person in Shawnee and the other in Little Axe. Forecasters say Monday's scenario will look a lot like Sunday's.

The National Weather Service says emergency management personnel and storm spotters should plan for severe weather from 1 p.m. until midnight.