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Update: Thunderstorms with heavy rain, hail and wind moving across Oklahoma

Thunderstorms with heavy rain hail and wind are moving across Oklahoma. Storms are moving in a southeast direction and flood advisories have been issued.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: April 11, 2012 at 7:12 am •  Published: April 11, 2012

7:10 a.m. Thunder and lightning is moving into north Oklahoma City. Rainfall could be heavy.

6:30 a.m. Thunderstorms are moving through the Guthrie area and southern Logan County, the National Weather Service reports. Flood advisories have been issued for northeastern Kingfisher County, southeastern Garfield County and northwest Logan County, the weather service reports. The advisories are in effect until 7:30 am. Wednesday.

5 a.m. Storms with hail and wind are moving across parts of Oklahoma Wednesday, the National Weather Service reports.

Hail the size of nickels and wind gusts of 40 mph are moving across Payne County in a southeast direction, the weather service reported at 5 a.m.

Thunderstorms are also moving through parts of eastern Oklahoma in Haskell and McIntosh counties.

Storms were reported at 5 a.m. moving southeast 5 miles southwest of Porum toward Briartown, Whitefield and Stigler.

Flood advisories have been issued Wednesday morning for the Alva and Enid areas in northern Oklahoma.

The Oklahoma City forecast is as follows:

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms mainly between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy with a high near 70. East wind between 10 and 14 mph with gusts as high as 21 mph.

Wednesday night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 15 mph with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy with a high near 74. South, southeast wind between 15 and 22 mph with gusts as high as 29 mph.

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