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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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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Cold Front In The DFW Weather Forecast

Hot weather will be with us for the rest of the week. Temperatures each day will top out right around 97 degrees. There is a cold front in the weather forecast, but it isn’t very strong.

CBS 11–09/02/2014

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Storm Chances As We Start The Weekend

An upper level disturbance moving through Colorado will track across the Central Plains and be close enough to trigger scattered showers and storms on Friday and Saturday.

CBS 11–08/28/2014

KTVT Standard GOTHAM11

Rain Chances For The Start Of The Weekend

Thursday will be very similar to what we saw on Wednesday in North Texas. Temperatures will be in the mid-90s with a 10 percent chance of a pop-up storm in the afternoon.

CBS 11–08/27/2014


Rain Chances Look Better Later This Week

Wednesday will be mostly sunny and muggy again across North Texas. An isolated shower or storm will be possible in the afternoon, but rain chances are low at 10 percent.

CBS 11–08/26/2014


Rain Chances In The Forecast For DFW

Temperatures will be in the upper 90s on Tuesday. It will feel like the 100s when you factor in higher humidity. An isolated storm could develop in the afternoon, but coverage will be low.

CBS 11–08/25/2014

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100s In The Weather Forecast For DFW

The past several days have seen isolated showers in North Texas. But we are back in the heat for the rest of the week, and even into the triple digits by the weekend.

CBS 11–08/19/2014

NTX Rain Chances

Rain Chances Tonight and Tuesday

Isolated showers and thunderstorms will be possible overnight and thru the day on Tuesday across North Texas.  A few storms could produce gusty winds.  But the main concern will be brief heavy downpours and lightning.  […]



How Did Weekend Rain Help Area Lakes?

Here is a look at the change in lake levels after the rain we saw over the weekend. Only a few lakes saw any change. Those lakes were located near where the heavy rain fell.

CBS 11–08/18/2014