NBC5 Forecast: Stormy Wednesday Morning

First batch of storms are moving through North Texas Wednesday morning. The storms are under severe limits with heavy rain and lots of lightning. A secondary line is developing out west behind this batch.The storms will have the potential to be severe with damaging winds in excess of 60 mph and hail up to 1 inch in diameter. The overall tornado threat is low but not zero. Frequent lightning and heavy rain will also accompany the storms in the morning. This could increase the flood risk. Please plan and adjust your morning routine accordingly. A break from the stormy pattern will settle back in Thursday, but we may have another shot at rain late Friday and into the weekend. TODAY: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a 100 percent chance for thunderstorms, especially through the morning hours. Some storms may be severe. Dry in the afternoon. High: 80. Wind: SE 10-20 mph. TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance for showers and thunderstorms. Low: 65. Wind: S 10-15 THURSDAY: Partly cloudy and breezy. High: 77. Wind: NW 10-20 mph. FRIDAY: Mostly cloudy and a little on the cool side. Slight chance of showers late in the day. Low: 55. High: 70. Wind: NE 10-15 mph. SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance for scattered showers and storms. Low: 58. High: 72. Wind: N 10-15 mph. MOTHER'S DAY: Partly cloudy and pleasant. Low: 58. High: 77. Wind: N 5-10 mph. MONDAY: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 60. High: 81. Wind: SE 5-10 mph. TUESDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy with a few storms possible. Low: 63. High: 82. Wind: SE 5-10 mph. WEDNESDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy and warm with a chance for a few storms. Low: 63. High: 83. Wind: S 5-10 mph. THURSDAY: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 64. High: 82. Wind: S 5-10 mph. FRIDAY: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 65. High: 83. Wind: S 10-15 mph.   Continue reading...

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