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Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 06:08 PM CDT

Weather Question: Heat Index

Weather Question: Heat Index

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks if the heat index can be lower than the air temperature.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 05:01 PM CDT

The Heat is Here, Stay Safe This Summer

The Heat is Here, Stay Safe This Summer

Highs on Saturday will range between 98 to 105 degrees, with heat indices between 103 and 108 degrees.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 06:29 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Dangerous Weather

Weather Quiz: Dangerous Weather

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks what the second deadliest weather event is, after heat, in the United States each year.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 09:45 AM CDT

Good News for Central Texas Peach Crop

Good News for Central Texas Peach Crop

It was a long, cold winter — at least in Texas terms — and that's good news for this year's Hill Country peach harvest.

Monday, May 28, 2018 at 05:15 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Latest 100-Degree Day

Weather Quiz: Latest 100-Degree Day

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks what the latest date is that Dallas-Fort Worth has experienced temperatures over 100 degrees.

Friday, May 25, 2018 at 09:36 PM CDT

A Strong Storm Brings Baseball Size Hail to Deleon

A Strong Storm Brings Baseball Size Hail to Deleon

NBC 5 viewer August Smith sent in this video of baseball sized hail coming down in Deleon Texas on Friday night.

Friday, May 25, 2018 at 05:25 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: How Strong Was the Highest Wind Gust During Hurricane Carla?

Weather Quiz: How Strong Was the Highest Wind Gust During Hurricane Carla?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: How strong was the highest wind gust during Hurricane Carla?

Friday, May 25, 2018 at 10:33 AM CDT

Forecasters Expect Active Tropical Season

Forecasters Expect Active Tropical Season

U.S. government forecasters said Thursday that they expect an active Atlantic hurricane season -- an announcement that came as odds increased that the first tropical weather system of the year was forming in the...

Friday, May 25, 2018 at 02:52 PM CDT

Hottest Weather of 2018 Coming This Weekend

Hottest Weather of 2018 Coming This Weekend

The hottest temperatures so far this year will happen over this Memorial Day Weekend. High temperatures will be in the mid-90s under a mostly sunny sky. The normal high for Memorial Day Weekend is 86.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 07:37 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Severe Storms in the Summer

Weather Quiz: Severe Storms in the Summer

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks which element that factors into severe storms is usually missing during the summer.

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