North Texas Weather
Another evening and another night watching the storms gather to our west.
It’s a decision that isn’t taken lightly in any school district. Regardless if the answer is yay or nay, many people end up criticizing the decision to either close or open schools after a winter storm.
Snow and bitter cold snarled traffic and prompted another 1,650 U.S. flight cancellations nationwide on Monday, and some 15,000 North Texans were still without power after January-like weather barged in a month early.
In just a short while North Texas will start getting the first of what is expected to be drenching rain. That means drivers will need to be extra cautious when getting behind the wheel.
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.
It appears we have broken a record high for this date (we did the same just yesterday). The hourly observations show 106° (which would tie the record from 1948) at 3pm; it is likely that […]
Sweltering summer temperatures in North Texas are expected to top 100 degrees for the 10th consecutive day as excessive heat warnings grip many central and southern states.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has dubbed all of Texas a natural disaster as the worst drought in decades persists across most of the state.
After a hot, windy Memorial Day, we will see more of the same this week… minus some of the wind. Temperatures have climbed into the low 90s. Winds have been a little out of the southeast and that has tempered temperatures a little from the past couple of days. But the humidity remains high with dewpoints in the upper 60s and low 70s. Average high temperature for this time of year is around 88 degrees.
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.
Most of North Texas is under a Wind Advisory until 7 p.m. Filtered sunshine and breaks from the clouds are expected, as temperatures heat to near 90 degrees.
Today’s winter storm wasn’t a typical storm system for North Texas. The storm system pushed into the cold, arctic air mass over North Texas and made for a powdery snow more reminiscent of Colorado.