As of 10 o'clock Thursday morning, all of Your Region 8 was under a Tornado Watch.
Meteorologist Bryan McCormick says we should expect a strong line of thunderstorms to roll through Region 8 "shortly before noon and last through the afternoon."
He says the main threats are strong winds, dangerous lightning and large hail. Isolated, strong tornadoes are also a possibility.
According to the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK, “there is no such thing as guaranteed safety inside a tornado.”
However, tornadoes can be survived by following these safety tips: