Larry Mowry

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Chief Meteorologist Larry Mowry can be seen weekdays on CBS 11 News at 5, 6 and 10 p.m.

Larry is one of the most distinguished meteorologists in Texas.  He has won 9 Lone Star Emmy Awards, including being named Best Weathercaster in Texas 3 of the past 4 years.

Larry has earned American Meteorological Society Certification and has co-authored two research papers on tornadoes and severe weather.

Larry attended Valparaiso University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology along with a Mathematics Minor.

He is a proud supporter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and has hosted the MDA Labor Day Telethon. He also serves on the President’s Council for Lutheran Social Services of Texas.

Larry is married with two daughters.

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Larry Mowry’s Snowfall Predictions For Wednesday

North Texas has the potential for another round of winter weather Tuesday Night into Wednesday morning.


Sunday morning

Winter Storm Warning For Most Of North Texas

The Winter Storm Watch has been expanded to include more of North Texas.



Drought Worsens For Dallas

Today is the first day since 2006 that the city of Dallas is in the Exceptional Drought Category.  Sounds really dramatic!  It is a bad sign, but Dallas has been in the Extreme Drought Category […]

CBS 11–02/12/2015

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How Do NYC Snowfall Records Compare To DFW?

A lot of focus is on the northeastern U.S. as they endure a major blizzard. But how does New York City’s biggest snow day in history compared to that of North Texas?


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Has The Rain Helped North Texas Lakes?

Area lakes have gone up with all the rain that passed through North Texas this week. Most of them went up by one or two inches. Check out the full spreadsheet of changes.




THOUGHTS ON WINTER WEATHER FOR #DFW:  Rain has already settled in across much of North Texas this evening.  It will rain all night and most of the day on Thursday.   NEEDED RAIN: At times, […]



How Did Weekend Rain Help Area Lakes?

Some areas around North Texas saw a decent rain.  Those areas were mainly west of Fort Worth and also areas southeast of Dallas.  In the immediate Metroplex, lesser amounts of rain fell.       […]

CBS 11–11/24/2014


How Has Rain Helped North Texas Lake Levels?

As of 8pm Tuesday, most areas lakes have gone up some thanks to today’s rain.  Below are the list of all North Texas lakes.  You will find the % full, how far down in feet […]

CBS 11–11/04/2014


The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Rain, rain, comes Tuesday, doesn’t go away for another day

Good rain heading our way to North Texas on Tuesday.  A slow-moving cold front will tap into the moisture that has been flowing into North Texas on south winds today.   THIS MONDAY EVENING Just […]

CBS 11–11/03/2014

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The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Fall-Like Weather Here to Stay Plus Trick-Or-Treat Forecast

Cooler today compared to yesterday here in North Texas.  Yesterday temps were in the mid 80s!  Today we are in the mid 70s.  A cold front came thru this morning dropping temperatures.  That front brought […]

CBS 11–10/28/2014


When & How To See The Partial Solar Eclipse

NEVER LOOK DIRECTLY AT THE SUN!!!!!!! This Thursday we will be treated to a Partial Solar Eclipse across much of North America and here in North Texas. The beginning of the eclipse will be Thursday […]

CBS 11–10/21/2014

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How Full Are North Texas Lakes?

Often times on the news, I’ll show a map listing the number of feet down each lake is.  That is a nice representation of how far down some of the lakes are.  But I like […]

CBS 11–10/21/2014