The Storm Prediction Center has issued Tornado Watch #115. The watch is in effect until 10:00pm CT Friday night.
A watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of thunderstorms capable of producing 1"+ diameter hail, damaging wind, and tornadoes.
Storms in the watch area could produce hail up to 2.5" in diameter. Wind gusts over 74mph will be possible from thunderstorms. Storms are expected to move to the northeast at 50mph.