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Severe Weather Affects Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas

Severe Weather Affects Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas

GOES East captured this image of the severe storms over the Kansas, Oklahoma, and north Texas yesterday, May 18, 2017. The severe storms generated heavy rain (which caused flash-flooding in Kansas), large hail, high winds, and, according to the National Weather Service, several confirmed tornadoes. Fortunately, no serious damage or injuries were reported.

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Courtesy of NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory