Severe thunderstorms spawn weak tornado in West Michigan

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The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center issued a "moderate" risk for those states, just one category lower than the highest risk possible. "Individual supercells could fire up ahead of the complex later this afternoon, which will act to raise the threat for large hail and tornadoes as well".

The National Weather Service says the tornado's top winds were estimated around 75 to 80 miles per hour. Portions of North Texas were under a tornado watch until 5 p.m. and a flash flood warning was issued in the Dallas area until 4:45 p.m.

The severe probability will most definitely be less intense Sunday, nevertheless this may presumably also gallop east into some major population areas.

Fire officials in Comanche County, Oklahoma said that two people escaped from a home destroyed by a tornado without injury Saturday, and another person was taken to a hospital as a precaution. A messy weekend of heavy rain, strong winds and large hail awaits some states in the region.

In the central plains, almost six million people are under a flash flood watch.

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Another round of severe weather is forecast for Texas, Oklahoma and parts of the Southern Plains, including the possibility of tornadoes.

Kansas, Arkansas and other areas in Texas and Oklahoma aren't off the hook either, and also face the prospect of widespread severe weather.

The highest rainfall totals will be through central Oklahoma, eastern Kansas and northwest Missouri.

"Do not let your guard down on Monday night", the National Weather Service office in Norman, Oklahoma, said "It looks like severe storms and flooding will be a big problem overnight ... into Tuesday morning".

After a cool start to the say temperatures and humidity will increase into the afternoon with severe storms possible later this afternoon into this evening.

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