Rain Returns to North Texas
Good morning everyone! Just wanted to give a quick update on today's storm event. It's looking like this could be a busy afternoon and evening across North Texas weather-wise. Images courtesy NWS Fort Worth, TX.
Courtesy: NWS Fort Worth - The highest risk will be for lightning with large hail and damaging winds being the next highest. There is a risk for flash flooding. There is a low, but none zero, tornado risk. The best chance for strong to severe storms will be late this afternoon into this evening but chances will continue into the overnight hours. The most likely area for storms to develop will be along and southeast of a Goldthwaite to DFW to Sherman line.
There is a SLIGHT risk for severe storms across North Texas this afternoon, as represented on the map as the areas in Yellow.
Here are some thunderstorm safety tips. If you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Go to a safe shelter immediately! Move to a sturdy building and stay away from windows. Get out of boats and away from water.