Tag: Severe Weather

It has been an active last few hours across the Brazos Valley, Southeast Texas, and in Northeast Texas with several tornado warnings. We’ve heard of at least two confirmed tornadoes, but they either didn’t cause damage (which is what we hope for) or we haven’t heard of the reports yet (also possible). Either way, we […]

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The cold front extends from near Pecos to Ozona to Gatesville to Canton to Clarksville. Gusty northwest winds and precipitation behind the front are making for dreary and rather winter-like conditions. Temperatures are down into the 40s across the Panhandle and West Texas with 50s south into the Concho Valley and across North Texas. Those […]

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At times I feel like we all can get caught up in the ‘what level am I in’ syndrome. Please remember that thunderstorms don’t read maps and don’t care where they are in relation to a severe weather forecast. Pay attention if you’re located within or near a risk zone. Severe weather outlooks are based […]

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Severe weather outlooks from the Storm Prediction Center are based on probabilities of severe weather occurring. These probabilities are converted to a five-level risk scale. A level three risk means there is a thirty percent chance of severe weather occurring within 25 miles of a given point. The standard level two risk means a fifteen percent […]

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The chance of severe weather tomorrow (Wednesday, October 31) has increased. This is due to a potential squall line capable of producing damaging winds with a southward moving cold front. Storms behind the front may produce hail. The risk for tornadoes is low, but not zero. That tornado risk would increase if we saw discrete […]

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A cold front will bring an end to our warming trend tomorrow and on Wednesday. Unfourtinietly, this front, and a developing surface low will also bring showers and thunderstorms on Halloween. Current data suggests the cold front will push through the Texas Panhandle tomorrow afternoon. It’ll push south through the Permian Basin, Big Country, and […]

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We’ll have to deal with the possibility of a stronger storm or two across the Brazos Valley into East Texas for a few more hours, but the majority of the severe weather threat has come to an end for the day. Tomorrow will begin our second weather maker and its associated hazards. Some severe storms […]

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We’ll have to deal with the possibility of a stronger storm or two across the Brazos Valley into East Texas for a few more hours, but the majority of the severe weather threat has come to an end for the day. Tomorrow will begin our second weather maker and its associated hazards. Some severe storms […]

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As expected, a new tornado watch has been issued to cover East Texas. This watch runs along and south of Interstate 20 from Tyler to Marshall, south to Madisonville, Trinity, Lufkin, to Hemphill. Strong to severe storms are moving into the watch area from the west. The strongest storms may produce isolated tornadoes, large hail, localized […]

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As expected, a new tornado watch has been issued to cover East Texas. This watch runs along and south of Interstate 20 from Tyler to Marshall, south to Madisonville, Trinity, Lufkin, to Hemphill. Strong to severe storms are moving into the watch area from the west. The strongest storms may produce isolated tornadoes, large hail, localized […]

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