Thunderstorms, hail, high wind in Oklahoma today

FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: April 2, 2010 at 7:03 am •  Published: April 2, 2010
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Thunderstorms are sweeping into the Oklahoma City area with high wind and hail. Gusts up to 60 mph are possible with hail, the National Weather Service warns.

A thunderstorm is in the Chickasha area and moving northeast.

The forecast for central Oklahoma from the National Weather Service is as follows.

Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely mainly between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy with a high near 71. South wind 16 to 23 mph becoming west. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with a low around 42. West, northwest wind between 10 and 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday: Sunny with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south between 10 and 13 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear with a low around 53. South wind between 7 and 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny with a high near 80. South wind between 14 and 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy with a low around 66.