A 1/4-mile-wide tornado touched down east of Wheatland, Wyo., Thursday afternoon. Initial reports from the National Weather Service and the Platte County Sheriff's Office placed the tornado about 8 miles east of Wheatland at 3:15 p.m.
Gusty, damaging storms will take aim at the Midwest later Saturday with high winds and large hail.
Aside from a couple of showers and thunderstorms over the southern Atlantic quiet weather will continue through the weekend.
Potentially severe thunderstorms will target Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend.
Gusty, strong to severe storms will take aim at the Midwest then the Ohio Valley and Middle Atlantic this weekend followed by much cooler weather early next week.
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How long will nice weather hang on in the East before storms arrive? Evan Myers has details.
The Atlantic Basin remains void of any organized tropical systems and none are expected into early next week. Genevieve in the East Pacific should stay away from Hawaii.
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