Thunderstorms in the area this afternoon through this evening Details >
Apr 21, 2014; 1:24 AM ET Thunderstorms tonight
While remaining on a localized level through Tuesday, severe weather will ramp up across the Plains on Wednesday.
Watches and warnings issued to the public are based on different criteria. Knowing the difference between the two can prepare individuals for the necessary safety steps.
Throughout the United States, the greatest potential for the weather to disrupt outdoor plans and festivities on Easter Sunday exists across the Plains.