CBS 11 Storm Team


Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Place Through Early Morning Commute

Christmas Day started with rain and thunderstorms, producing lightning and small hail. By midday the rain changed to snow, which fell sideways in many cases due to the strong winds.


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A Look At The Difference Of 1 Degree

The difference between a 99° or 100° day can be measured in records, tolerance or sweat. But the question has come up: How do meteorologists decide when it’s this close to go with 99° or 100°? Jeff Jamison explains.


A huge splinter from a tree in house in Mesquite on Trenton 3 blocks from my house.
- Pat Charlton

Widespread Tornado Damage: Forney Elementary, High Schools Damaged

Multiple tornadoes threw tractor-trailers in the air, damaged both a Forney elementary school and high school, leveled houses and shut down airline traffic out of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as one of the worst storms in years hit North Texas Tuesday.


This is on Hwy 174 north of Cleburne and just south of Joshua. - Claudia Gaarz

Possible Tornadoes Touch Down Across North Texas

What was expected to be an afternoon of storms with heavy rain and possible hail quickly turned into tornado emergencies for cities across North Texas. Simultaneous storms in Dallas and Tarrant counties produced what are believed to be multiple tornadoes.


An awning blown down by high winds in the Hurst area - Gary Sutton

Strong Winds Rip Canopy Off Hurst Strip Mall

Strong winds ripped a huge metal canopy off of a strip center in Hurst.


Feeling More Like May

Starting Work Week Foggy …thanks to four days of rain that amounted to at least an inch for most North Texans and over four inches for some.  A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until […]


Several Rainfall Records Set Across North Texas

Weather-wise it was a record setting day in North Texas. Widespread rain, totaling between three and five inches, fell in some parts of North Texas.



Finally A Record – Texas Has Hottest June-August

Texas just finished the hottest June through August on record in the U.S., the National Weather Service said Thursday.


A dog runs in a fountain to cool off during a hot summer day. (credit: Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images)

The Dog Days Of Summer Coming To An End

While high winds increased the fire danger across North Texas, people are actually outside enjoying the cooler temperatures.


People board up a shop in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, ahead of Hurricane Irene. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Million Ordered To Leave As Irene Takes Aim

As Hurricane Irene’s outermost bands of wind and rain began to lash the outer banks of North Carolina more than 2 million people were ordered to move to safer places.


Heavy clouds at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

100-Degree Streak Ends – Temps Drop Into 80s

The Dallas-Fort Worth area’s streak of 100-degree days is over — just two shy of the record set in 1980. A line of thunderstorms moved in knocking temperatures down into the 70s and 80s.


Storm clouds approach. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Thunderstorms Moving Across Parts Of North Texas

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for all of North Texas until 8 p.m. Scattered storms will be moving across the metroplex through the evening. Storms should be ending by 8 p.m. across Dallas.