Rain chances possible starting middle of next week

Man captures video of multiple cars under water after flooding in N.W. Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY – Drivers were encouraged to stay off the roads as heavy rain and thunderstorms moved through the metro.

Severe thunderstorms started moving across central Oklahoma on Thursday morning, bringing heavy rain and lightning to the area.

Many roads in northwest Oklahoma City were flooded around 11 a.m.

One man captured video that shows cars under water near a popular intersection near Memorial and Penn.