Severe thunderstorms are likely this afternoon

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Provided by OEP Director Mary Jones

…Severe thunderstorms are likely this afternoon and evening across the Four State Region (see graphic)…

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…Another storm system will bring with it another chance for strong to severe thunderstorms once again to the entire Four State Region Friday Afternoon through Friday Night (see graphic)…

Timing / Overview/  Impacts:

 

Strong and damaging wind gusts, large hail and isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon through this evening across a large portion of the Four State Region. The greatest tornado threat will likely be across portions of North Central and Northeast Louisiana as well as South Central Arkansas.

 

A very unstable atmosphere will be in place Friday through Friday night with the arrival of another storm system.  Very large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes will be possible across the entire Four State Region with this next event.