Above is a Severe Thunderstorm Watch that was just issued by the SPC in Norman, OK. It is valid until 3am CST on Friday morning for much of the Texas panhandle, part of extreme northwest Texas, and parts of far western Oklahoma.
Thunderstorms are increasing in coverage and intensity across the Texas panhandle, and will move Northeast (and gradually Eastward) into the pre-dawn hours Friday. Large hail and damaging wind gusts are the primary severe weather threats in this region.
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