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Sep 17, 2018

How Much Daylight Are We Losing?

How Much Daylight Are We Losing?

One sign that fall is on its way is the amount of daylight in North Texas. You may notice the sun is setting a lot earlier in the evenings now.

Sep 13, 2018

Drought Conditions Improve for North Texas After Rainfall

Drought Conditions Improve for North Texas After Rainfall

Drought conditions have improved but we aren't out of the woods yet.

Sep 12, 2018

Texas Getting Ready for Tropical Disturbance Nearing Gulf

Texas Getting Ready for Tropical Disturbance Nearing Gulf

Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas is readying for a possible tropical storm system that is headed toward the Gulf of Mexico.

Sep 10, 2018

Taste of Fall May Be Short-Lived

Taste of Fall May Be Short-Lived

The recent rain and cloud cover has it feeling like fall in North Texas. Take a look at the low temperatures this morning.

Sep 7, 2018

Why It's the Height of Hurricane Season

Why It's the Height of Hurricane Season

Right now we are tracking three tropical disturbances in the Atlantic Basin, plus the remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon over Arkansas. Fitting, since we are in the peak of Hurricane season.

Aug 31, 2018

Keep an Eye on the Tropics, Atlantic This Weekend

Keep an Eye on the Tropics, Atlantic This Weekend

No hurricanes have been active in the Atlantic Basin since July 12, but September is the peak month for Atlantic hurricanes, and right on cue, the Atlantic is getting busy.

Aug 31, 2018

Meteorological Fall Begins, But What Is It?

Meteorological Fall Begins, But What Is It?

Friday is the last day of meteorological summer, with meteorological fall beginning Saturday, Sept. 1.

Aug 28, 2018

Which Temperature Is It: Normal Or Average?

Which Temperature Is It: Normal Or Average?

The average temperature is straightforward. The “normal” temperature, however, goes a step further. It takes into account the 30-year average and then recalculates it every 10 years.

Aug 24, 2018

Update: Severe Drought Continues in North Texas

Update: Severe Drought Continues in North Texas

The latest drought update was released Thursday, and it comes as no surprise that a severe drought continues across much of North Texas.

Aug 16, 2018

Rain Eases Drought But Doesn't End It

Rain Eases Drought But Doesn't End It

The latest drought monitor released Thursday shows some improvement after last week’s rain, but the drought still exists in North Texas.

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