Hail falls in East Dallas on June 13, 2012. (Credit: Sarah Flynn/Viewer)

Local Permit Offices Helping Dallas Hailstorm Victims

It’s estimated that tens of thousands of Dallas homes and some 60,000 vehicles in the area were damaged during the June 13 hailstorm. Now some of the hardest hit residents are getting help with the paperwork needed to start home repairs.


A hail damaged residence in East Dallas. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Temporary Office To Handle Dallas Hail Repairs

Dallas will open a temporary city permit office Tuesday as it tries to keep up with damage repairs from last week’s historic hail storm.


Hail in Dallas on June 13, 2012.

Hail Explainer: How Does It Get So Big?

During the storms on June 13, some places saw hail stones the size of baseballs. But what causes a piece of hail to grow that large, and cause so much damage?


Cesar Contreres, Honda Civic was hit by hail from a Sever Storm that moved through DFW on Wednesday June 14, 2012. (Photo by Phyllis Smith, CBSDFW.COM)

Hail Damages Homes & Businesses In Lakewood

Lakewood neighbors say there wasn’t even any rain or heavy clouds but each describes the hail to be around 3 inches in diameter…the size of a baseball.


Hail at Dallas city spokesman Frank Librio's East Dallas home. (Credit: Frank Librio/City of Dallas)

Storm Cells Trigger Damaging Hail In DFW

wo isolated storm cells dumped baseball sized hail over portions of the Dallas/Fort Worth Area Wednesday, damaging skylights at NorthPark Center and delaying flights at DFW Airport.


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More Storms For DFW, But No Hail Threat

A nasty hail storm attacked North Texas on Wednesday evening, and more storms are in the forecast for Thursday. But thankfully, the hail threat appears to have passed.


Kennedale tornado damage. (CBSDFW.com)

Twisters Spawn Claims Topping $300 Million

An insurance industry group estimates the tornadoes and hailstorms that caused scattered devastation in North Texas last week has prompted damage claims topping $300 million so far and could top $500 million.


Heavy Rains, Baseball-Sized Hail Hammer Rio Grande Valley

The National Weather Service said a record 4.37 inches of rain was measured Thursday at the McAllen airport.


The front windshield of a car sits damaged after heavy hail and rain. (credit: ANDRE GREGG/AFP/Getty Images)

Car Owners Look To Replace Hail-Damaged Windows

CBS 11 News found temporary repair shops starting to pop up across the Metroplex, as a way to help handle the thousands of cars with hail damage.


Storm clouds roll into the west side of White Rock Lake on May 11, 2011. (credit: Theresa Vining)

Storms Cause Widespread Damage In North Texas

Thunderstorms unleashed hail and wind gusts that damaged roofs, downed tree limbs and power lines, smashed sheds and toppled trailers.


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Week Starts Wet Across North Texas

Severe weather rolled across the Metroplex early Monday morning to greet commuters.