Larry Mowry

Larry Mowry

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.

His forecasts have also been certified the most accurate in the state of Texas by Weatherate.

Larry has earned American Meteorological Society Certification and has co-authored a research paper 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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DFW Rainfall Deficits Get Bigger & Bigger

This year in DFW, we are over 10 inches behind average when it comes to rainfall. But, going back to 2010, when the drought started, we are behind by more than 36 inches!

CBS 11–09/24/2014


Driest September On Record

The link has the complete list of lake levels around North Texas. Showing the percentage full and how many feet down.

CBS 11–09/23/2014


Fun Weather Tidbits About The Fall Season

Fall is finally here for North Texas! I saw a recent survey that showed fall ranked as the favorite season. I think that was because the poll was taken in the summer.

CBS 11–09/22/2014

Half Page 5 Panel

The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Weekend Weather Update

There will be a small chance of rain this weekend, but most of us will stay dry.  Each afternoon a few isolated pop-up showers/storms will be possible.  But the coverage will be low. SATURDAY MORNING […]

CBS 11–09/19/2014


The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Rain south of #DFW helps a few lakes. #LakeLevels

Rain coverage has been relatively low across North Texas the past several days.  It has been a different story to the south.  Central Texas saw heavy rain and flash flooding yesterday. Lake Travis has gone […]

CBS 11–09/19/2014


North Texas Lake Levels Update

Here’s a complete list of every lake in North Texas.  It shows the % full along with how much the lake is down.  I’ve also included a column to show the change in the lake […]

CBS 11–09/16/2014


Rain Chances and Temps in the 50s for Some! Here’s the forecast update #DFW:

Rain chances are going up overnight into Friday across North Texas.  The greatest coverage of rain will come during the morning hours on Friday.   FRIDAY TEMPERATURES Temperatures will be cool with most areas staying […]

CBS 11–09/11/2014


The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Drought update and lake level update

The latest Drought Monitor came out today and the drought continues for much of North Texas.  The areas shaded in red are in the Extreme to Exceptional Drought.   RAINFALL UPDATE We are down over […]

CBS 11–09/11/2014

Timeline with fronts

The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Near Record Highs Wednesday before the front arrives!

The long anticipated cold front is still on track to arrive Wednesday night.  Along with the cooler temperatures, rain chances will arrive starting Wednesday evening. TUESDAY EVENING The cold front is currently moving thru the […]

CBS 11–09/09/2014


The CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: When that cold front everyone is talking about gets to DFW!

You probably have heard about the cold front that’s coming for us in North Texas.  It will get here Wednesday night into Thursday morning.  Not only will it bring us some cooler weather, but it […]

CBS 11–09/08/2014


The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: One cold front this weekend, stronger one next week

There is some indication that a good September cold front could arrive next week.  That would knock temperatures into the 80s for highs late next week.  Until then it will remain hot despite some rain […]

CBS 11–09/04/2014


The @CBSDFW Storm Team Blog: Losing Daylight, how fast we lose daylight thru the Fall

One thing about September we in North Texas long for is a strong cold front to break the summer heat.  We sometimes have to wait a few weeks into the month before we see that […]

CBS 11–09/03/2014



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