Severe Weather Event LIVE Blog; Link to Watch LIVE Coverage

Severe weather is expected across the area this evening.

Damage reports and updates will be posted here as information becomes available.

Watch LIVE coverage at this link as storms move into the area

Garrett Lewis May 27, 201711:21 pm

Major wind event trying to develop in Eastern Oklahoma. Sallisaw, Fort Smith in the Path

Garrett Lewis May 27, 201711:11 pm

Wind damage risk much higher coming into Sequoyah Co near Gore, OK

Garrett Lewis May 27, 201710:52 pm

Severe warning Sequoyah Co… NWA Storms seem very disorganized at the moment

Garrett Lewis May 27, 201710:44 pm

Several trees down in Siloam Springs near the intermediate school.

Garrett Lewis May 27, 201710:43 pm

Benton Co may be in the clear for tornadoes.. damaging wind risk continues areawide. Still a tornado potential with plenty of wind shear and instability. 

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20179:37 pm

Powerlines down in Pea Ridge

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20179:21 pm

Seems like along and north of the outflow boundary is favoring high flash flooding and wind damage risk. Boundary is basically over Bentonville. South of that all bets are off. Any storm hazard remains possible

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20178:34 pm

Supercells SW of Tulsa are concerning. High tornado potential and moving into our area. 

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20178:34 pm

http://5newsonline.com/2017/05/27/numerous-storm-threats-approaching-area/

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20178:13 pm

Monitoring storms as they move in from the west. 

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20178:02 pm

Several areas to watch, all pose a severe risk. 

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20176:57 pm

This composite shows the highest chance for bow echos. 

NW Arkansas remains highly favorable for wind damage.

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20176:25 pm

According to our most recent hi-res data..most of the storms will move out of the area by 2am 

Garrett Lewis May 27, 20175:42 pm

Storms underway