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Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 05:40 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: What Do You Call a Higher Altitude Thunderstorm?

Weather Quiz: What Do You Call a Higher Altitude Thunderstorm?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: What Do You Call a Higher Altitude Thunderstorm?

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 05:08 PM CDT

What Steps Should You Take After the Storm?

What Steps Should You Take After the Storm?

It’s an inevitability living in North Texas. At some point, powerful thunderstorms with damaging winds, big hail, and perhaps even tornadoes, will leave their lasting mark in the form of damage to property. So...

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 01:36 PM CDT

Will North Texas See More Storms Tonight?

Will North Texas See More Storms Tonight?

Early this morning a strong low level jet stream developed over North Texas. That gave us a lot of energy and lift, causing a big updraft in the storms. Big updrafts cause large hail.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 02:18 PM CDT
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Your Photos: June 6, 2018 Hail Storm

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Tuesday, Jun 5, 2018 at 06:51 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: What is a Monsoon

Weather Quiz: What is a Monsoon

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: What is a monsoon?

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 at 05:32 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Sound and Radar

Weather Quiz: Sound and Radar

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks about the relationship between sound and radar.

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 05:52 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: If a Meteorologist Detects Subsidence Over an Area, What Would be the Forecast for that Area?

Weather Quiz: If a Meteorologist Detects Subsidence Over an Area, What Would be the Forecast for that Area?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: If a meteorologist detects subsidence over an area, what would be the forecast for that area?

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 05:13 PM CDT

Part of North Texas Now Under 'Moderate Drought'

Part of North Texas Now Under 'Moderate Drought'

Diminishing conditions in parts of Dallas, Tarrant, Denton, Collin and Wise counties have pushed those areas into moderate drought while most of the surrounding area is abnormally dry, according to data released...

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 11:19 PM CDT

May Was Second Hottest on Record in North Texas

May Was Second Hottest on Record in North Texas

May 2018 finishes as the second warmest on record.

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 05:33 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: What's the Abbreviation for Freezing Rain?

Weather Quiz: What's the Abbreviation for Freezing Rain?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks -- on a weather map, what is the abbreviation for freezing rain?

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