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Season’s First Frost Advisory Issued For North Texas

The first Frost Advisory of the season has been issued for parts of North Texas tonight. Temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 30s in some locations overnight.

CBS 11–11/06/2013

MERIDA, MEXICO - SEPTEMBER 23:  Winds fold a palm tree in half as Hurricane Isidore plowed across the state of Yucatan on September 23, 2002 in Merida, Mexico. Isidore, after being downgraded to a tropical storm as it moved inland over the Yucatan peninsula, was expected to pick up strength as it moved over the warm water of the Gulf of Mexico, and has the potential to regain  hurricane status.  (Photo by Susana Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Tropical Storm Karen Forms In Gulf Of Mexico

Tropical Storm Karen has formed in the Gulf of Mexico, and a hurricane watch is in effect along the Gulf Coast from Louisiana to Florida.

10/03/2013

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Building Damage Doesn’t Keep Garland Churchgoers Away

Residents in the city of Garland are still cleaning up storm damage. But while the a/c units of the South Garland Baptist Church lay smashed on the ground, church members spent the evening right where they wanted.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2013

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Severe Weather Leaves Damage Across North Texas

Severe weather moved across North Texas late Tuesday afternoon. Rain, high winds and lightning caused damage in several cities.

CBSDFW.COM–08/13/2013

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Heat-Related Calls Down This Summer

MedStar says heat-related calls are down 30 percent compared to 2012, but a string of hot days can quickly change that.

08/01/2013

A worker drills holes into the cement pad to anchor a safe room shelter. (credit: Julie Denesha/Getty Images)

Online Signups For Storm Shelter Rebate Wait List Continue

The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) is in its first full week of online signups for the Metro Safe Room Rebate Program wait list.

CBSDFW.COM–06/26/2013

Volunteers and Habitat for Humanity workers busy rebuilding the home of Olga Hernandez and her four children, in Granbury. (credit: CBS 11 NEWS)

Home Destroyed By Tornado Rebuilt For Granbury Family

Volunteers in North Texas are helping a single mother of four rebuild her home after it was destroyed by the tornadoes that touched down in Granbury on May 15.

06/26/2013

The hot noonday sun shines through power lines. (credit: Gerard Burkhart/AFP/Getty Images)

Possible Triple-Digit Heat In The North Texas Forecast

There’s a chance North Texas could see its first dose of triple-digit heat this year. According to the CBS 11 Storm Team, a summertime high pressure ridge will build over the Metroplex this week, bringing highs up to 100-degrees.

06/10/2013

A person looks at cars damaged by a powerful tornado on June 1, 2013 in El Reno, Oklahoma. The tornado ripped through the area, which along with subsequent flooding killed 18 people. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Deadly Oklahoma Tornado Widest On Record, Rare EF5

The deadly tornado that struck near Oklahoma City late last week had a record-breaking width of 2.6 miles and was the second top-of-the-scale EF5 twister to hit the area in less than two weeks.

06/04/2013

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Thirteen Dead, Hundreds Hurt After Latest Oklahoma Tornadoes

Oklahoma continues to get hit by storms producing tornadoes. A tornado touched down in Oklahoma City’s western suburbs, then barreled toward the state’s largest city as cameras broadcast the approach on television.

05/31/2013

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Resources Running Low For North Texas Tornado Victims

Many of the North Texas tornado victims in the cities of Cleburne and Granbury had their homes and belongings destroyed by the twisters that touched down earlier this month. Now, as communities try to rebuild, resources are growing thin.

CBSDFW.COM–05/30/2013