Saturday Storms and Beyond

HRRR forecast radar for 8 p.m. CDT Saturday

HRRR forecast radar for 8 p.m. CDT Saturday

Click here for an update from Saturday afternoon.

A multi-day severe weather outbreak is likely over the next several days from the Plains eventually eastward into the Southeast.

For late Saturday afternoon and Saturday night, there is a slight risk of a few severe thunderstorms across the southern Plains. The timing appears to be too late for widespread activity. With that said, a few storms could produce large hail and gusty winds toward and after sunset. The tornado risk is relatively low.

I will probably target somewhere in southwestern Oklahoma, based on how trends develop later today. I still have to review more data as this is a marginal setup, however a slight change with a number of variables could change the resultant outcome.

For Sunday I am heading east as there exists a strong potential for a major severe weather outbreak with tornadoes near the Arklatex area. Monday shifts slightly further east and Tuesday could continue into the Southeastern United States.

Stay tuned for more information.

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Quincy is a meteorologist and storm chaser who travels around the country documenting and researching severe weather. He has on-air experience with stations such as WTNH-TV in New Haven, CT and WREX-TV in Rockford, IL. He was most recently a digital meteorologist for After achieving his B.S. degree in Meteorology at Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) in 2009, he returned as a University Assistant to help produce weather broadcasts. He also gave guest lectures and worked on website design. He has over nine years of professional weather forecasting experience and his forecasts have been featured in newspapers and on radio stations in multiple states.

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