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Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 at 10:11 AM CDT

Absence of Tornadoes in Oklahoma Sets Record This Year

Absence of Tornadoes in Oklahoma Sets Record This Year

Thunderstorms produced hail across North Texas last weekend, but overall, it's been a fairly slow start to severe weather season. Only a handful of tornadoes have been reported statewide while four have occurred...

Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 at 08:30 AM CDT

An Unusually Cool April

An Unusually Cool April

If you think it has been cool this April, you are right!

Monday, Apr 23, 2018 at 05:29 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Tennis Ball to Baseball Size Hail Happens How Many Days a Year in North Texas

Weather Quiz: Tennis Ball to Baseball Size Hail Happens How Many Days a Year in North Texas

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: On average, tennis ball to baseball size hail happens how many days a year in North Texas?

Sunday, Apr 22, 2018 at 10:39 AM CDT
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By Elvira Sakmari

Saturday Storm Photos

NBC 5 viewers shared photos of hail on Saturday, April 21, 2018.View gallery

  • [UGCDFW-CJ-weather]Large Hail Stones in Midlothian 4-21-18
  • [UGCDFW-CJ-weather]Hail in  Granbury
  • [UGCDFW-CJ-weather]Hail
Saturday, Apr 21, 2018 at 08:34 PM CDT

Storms Now Pushing East of DFW

Storms Now Pushing East of DFW

The next round of widespread rain and thunderstorms will arrive Saturday.

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 05:47 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Elevation of the Highest Point in Texas

Weather Quiz: Elevation of the Highest Point in Texas

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks:What is the elevation of the highest point in Texas?

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 01:37 PM CDT

Houston Residents Asked to Adopt-A-Drain, Keep Clear

Houston Residents Asked to Adopt-A-Drain, Keep Clear

Houston has launched an adopt-a-drain program to help residents keep water flowing and avoid backups especially as flood recovery continues following Hurricane Harvey.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 04:48 PM CDT

Weekend Storm System Means Good News and Bad News

Weekend Storm System Means Good News and Bad News

Let’s start with the bad news…it’s going to be a soggy Saturday. Yep, the timing is terrible. Expect several hours of rain Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 11:21 PM CDT

Slow Start to Severe Weather Season, But Stay Aware

Slow Start to Severe Weather Season, But Stay Aware

So far, 2018 is off to a slow start for tornadoes. Through April 18, North Texas has had five tornadoes: one each in Dallas, Navarro and Hopkins counties, and two in Johnson county.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 05:46 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: A Large Difference in Air Pressure Over a Short Distance Will Lead to What?

Weather Quiz: A Large Difference in Air Pressure Over a Short Distance Will Lead to What?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: A large difference in air pressure over a short distance will lead to what?

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