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But -- from -- this Friday night it's happening again and extreme weather alert.
Powerful storms are threatening the nation's heartland one more time.
Forecasters now say a tornado was spotted around thirty miles west of Oklahoma City a short time ago.
A violent tornadoes also possible for parts of Kansas and Missouri.
The National Weather Service reports baseball.
And hurricane force winds are possible in the same areas where up to two dozen tornadoes touch down recently.
Adding insult to the injury Moore Oklahoma is directly under threat remember -- tornado ripped through that city during a round of storms two weeks ago.
And take a look at the scene in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma just outside -- You can -- the twister ripped off some -- cause severe damage to a few homes and businesses but nobody reported hurt.
In western Arkansas officials -- flash flooding killed at least two people including a sheriff who went out to check on folks in his town.
Rick write -- -- actually all the developments live in the extreme weather center it's not looking good Rick.
It's -- -- get really dangerous situation going on in likely in this hour for the Oklahoma City area and Sharia.
This is the visible satellite picture here you can see the storms developed -- very very quickly today.
I can see going from -- -- nothing in these clouds to these big high -- white tops.
That is that that clouds -- -- insured up in the upper levels of the atmosphere tons of rotation exploding to take a look at what happened here.
Right around Oklahoma City just in the west of it and there's a new area now.
Just down towards the south to north of Wichita Falls.
Two tornado watch box has an effect one including Saint Louis area one down -- to Joplin area through Springfield Columbia Missouri.
Those expire at 10 o'clock this however is a more concerning one this is called a particularly dangerous situation.
Expect to see very large and potentially long lived tornadoes.
On the ground and this expires at midnight now these are the cells right there to the west of the Oklahoma City area that are causing those big concerns.
Both got kind of a broader area here -- all these storms very severe across Missouri.
Heading toward Osage county in Oklahoma we've got tornado warnings one just to the east of -- a city.
But this right here is the big concern one that picture on the left of your screen.
Is what we are seeing outside of Oklahoma City this is around thirty miles to the west of Oklahoma City.
And it is right along interstate forty so if -- -- Oklahoma City do not try to go to the west on interstate forty.
You potentially -- gonna run into a large tornado on the ground.
This is from KWTV.
Just outside Oklahoma City these live shots very ominous pictures.
But this storm is moving due east directly towards the Oklahoma City area.
Right on interstate forty that picture on the left that you're sitting right there certainly looks like a tornado on the ground.
And we have been getting reports of the tornado on the ground ready or take a look this is where it is.
On I 48 and it is heading directly for the -- on the city area.
More Shepard was just to the -- very close in suburb around ten miles to the south of Oklahoma City area but his entire suburban area.
Potentially getting hit take a look at these pictures that dark cloud.
We are also looking at a very dangerous situation because this there's a ton of moisture with this cell.
This tornado will definitely be -- -- -- -- have any kind of a visual cue.
Of this tornado coming these pictures that we're going to be seeing here.
It's going to be hard for us to get any -- direct visual on the tornado.
And that means a lot of rain and people not getting that kind of important -- no it is on its way right now.
You know Rick these pictures are -- out and that's the situation when -- been this bad weather but I know viewers understand that they'll stay with us as it comes and goes and there it is again let's leave it up police.
You can see let's put it up.
There's one on the ground there drop the banner that was on the ground seconds ago it looked like there were to see that Rick that was like two.
-- -- -- -- and it's very possible that this is a multiple board as he tornado so you end up with a few tornadoes drew dropping off of this exact thing sell.
That's very possible we have going here you know the weather service issued what they call up PDF to meet it sounds pretty -- scary what does that really mean it's -- they call it a particularly dangerous situation and they often issued tornado watches for specific areas.
Conditions are so I -- -- dangerous for tornadoes.
That they elevate that watch to -- PDS watch and that's what we have here tonight.
And that's when you see not just.
I kind of run of the mill -- -- smaller tornadoes but you have the likelihood.
A very large -- EF three EF four EF five tornadoes and some of them -- can stay on the ground for a very long time 102050.
A hundred miles and that is where we see that very significant damage of.
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