Severe Thunderstorm Warning Rains, Van Zandt County until 9:00pm | Current Info | Radar | Traffic | Share Photos Weather App

Local

Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas

View Comments

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas Adorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

150725619 10 Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas Hot Models In Glasses

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas Missing Summer?

87222728 Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas 8 Reasons to Have A Good Love Life

sx Storm Systems Bring More Rain To Parts Of North Texas Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Separate storm systems crossing the state have inundated parts of North Texas with driving rain, bringing flash flooding but also cooling temperatures.

CBS 11 Storm Team Meteorologist Larry Mowry said Wednesday the tropical-like downpours formed because there’s so much moisture in the air. The wet weather comes as a low-pressure system pushes west across Oklahoma into West and North Texas. More than five inches of rain fell on Plainview, north of Lubbock, over the last 24 hours. Tulia received nearly three inches.

Meanwhile, Larry said the rain chances will begin to diminish as we move into the overnight hours, giving way to a hot and muggy forecast on Thursday.

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

Also Check Out:

MOST VIEWED GALLERIES

View Comments