The remnants of severe thunderstorms will reignite and rattle areas from central and northeastern Texas to southern Missouri and western Tennessee into Thursday evening.
Severe thunderstorms erupted over western Kansas and eastern Colorado Wednesday. This complex of storms produced heavy rain over eastern Kansas, Oklahoma and northern Texas Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Wichita, Kansas, and Oklahoma City received more than an inch of rain.
Thunderstorms will erupt and gain strength as the area of disturbed weather continues to push to the east and south into Thursday evening, following daytime heating.
Cities in the path of locally severe thunderstorms into Thursday evening include Dallas and San Antonio, Texas; Shreveport and Monroe, Louisiana; Little Rock and Texarkana, Arkansas; Poplar Bluff, Missouri; Greenville, Mississippi; and Memphis, Tennessee.
Toward evening, storms could reach the Gulf coast and the Houston area.
There is a risk of flight delays and slow travel on the roadways as the storms hit with gusty downpours.
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In addition to the potential for flash flooding and travel disruptions, a number of the storms can bring locally damaging wind gusts, hail and frequent lightning strikes.
People are advised to keep an eye out for rapidly changing weather conditions and sure to seek shelter as storms approach.
A new storm will spread a swath of snow and sleet spanning more than 1,500 miles from northern Texas and Oklahoma to southeastern New York state and Massachusetts, during Wednesday into Thursday.
A potent storm will slam Italy and the Balkan Peninsula with heavy snow, flooding rain and gusty winds for the second half of this week.
A storm sending an onslaught of snow, ice and rain across a 1,500-mile stretch from the Central states into the Northeast has caused flooding and travel delays on Wednesday.
A change in the weather pattern will turn off arctic air invasions and allow the March sun to go to work over much of the Central and Northeastern United States next week.
A Turkish Airlines jet skidded off a runway as it attempted to land in Kathmandu, Nepal, amid dense fog early Wednesday morning.
People across the Midwest and Northeast will be bundling up as the first week of March comes to a close due to a southward push of arctic air.