Remnants of thunderstorms on the High Plains from Wednesday will re-fire farther east over the Mississippi Valley Thursday into Thursday night.
A dangerous multiple-day severe weather outbreak will begin this weekend over the South Central states and will include the potential for nighttime tornadoes in parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska.
The first widespread severe weather outbreak of the week began Wednesday, April 23, 2014, spanning from Nebraska down through west-central Texas.
Severe weather fired off in the southern and central Plains, bringing the possibility of isolated tornadoes to the region.
Despite a quiet start to the day, severe weather will ramp up across the Plains Wednesday evening.
There is a distinct difference between a watch and a warning, and knowing the difference can save your life.
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.