Severe Storms To Ramp Up Wednesday With Threat Of Hail, Damaging Wind, Tornadoes


Wednesday, May 13th 2020, 6:21 am
By: Lacey Swope


OKLAHOMA CITY -

Wednesday will start with showers, storms, and fog across Oklahoma.

A warm front is lifting in, this will bring in warm and windy conditions for the afternoon.

As we heat up, we will become very unstable in western Oklahoma.

Storm Zone

Isolated supercells will develop ahead of the dryline in the Texas panhandle. These storms will be capable of large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes.

Wed Hail Size

Tornado Zone

The storms will likely form more of a line as they move east. This will ramp up the wind threat, but will cause the tornado threat to come down.

Storms look to form out west between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. The storms will be in the Metro between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Time of arrival

Overnight looks quiet with lows in the 60s.

Thursday the severe threat goes back up ahead of a cold front and dryline.

On Friday, severe storms look likely as well. Three days to be weather aware.

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