Almost all clouds – and all of the rain, snow and storms – occur in the troposphere, the lowest level of the atmosphere, which extends about six to eight miles above the Earth's surface.
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Friday night there were several large hail reports in North Texas as severe thunderstorms rolled through.
A series of thunderstorms brought large hail to parts of Collin County, Friday, April 21, 2017.
Strong storms brought heavy downpours and small hail to Farmersville, Friday, April 21, 2017.
NBC 5 viewers captured video of storms as they moved through North Texas on Friday, April 21, 2017.
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