Severe Storms

Deadline For North Texans To Apply For FEMA Storm AssistanceAugust 27 is the deadline for North Texans with damage from the spring storms to register for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) or the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe StormsPeople affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.
Federal Help Arrives In Van For Storm SurvivorsA Mobile Registration Intake Center has opened in Van to serve people who sustained damage as a result of severe storms and flooding.
National Guard Helps Johnson County Flash Flood VictimsIntense rains pummeled parts of North Texas Saturday night, causing a rash of flash floods that left many Johnson County residents scared and stranded.
Severe Storms Spur Flooding Throughout North TexasRain-soaked North Texas saw flash floods, high-water rescues and motorists stranded on roads overwhelmed by torrential rains Saturday night.
Johnson County Deputy Hurt After Bridge CollapseThere were a total eight tornadoes that touched down in North Texas on Sunday and half of those touched down in the small town of Rio Vista.
Tornado Fears Have Storm Shelter & Safe Room Businesses SwampedThe phones at storm shelter companies immediately start ringing after any deadly tornado outbreak and that's exactly what's happening here in North Texas.
Red Cross Tests New Dallas-Based 'Digital Operations Center'In preparation for expected severe weather in the greater metroplex area, the American Red Cross tested its recently unveiled Digital Operations Center between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday at its 4800 Harry Hines Blvd. location.
Reports of Tornado Touching Down In Collin CountyThere are reports of a tornado touching down in Collin County, near Farmersville. The possible twister would have spawned from severe weather that blew through the town of Krum.
More Texans Inquiring About & Installing Storm SheltersAfter seeing the destruction from the Moore, Oklahoma tornado, some Texans are thinking about their own safety. Phones have been ringing off the hook at Texas companies that sell or install in-ground safe houses or shelters.
Storm Leaves Dozens Of Ennis Structures Severely DamagedThe deadly storm system that spurred some 12 North Texas tornadoes moved from west to east. The storm system that took lives in Granbury and caused devastating property damage in Cleburne eventually moved through the city of Ennis.
Storms Cancel, Delay Some AA, Eagle Flights At DFW American Airlines and its regional affiliate have canceled dozens of flights at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport after tornadoes hit North Texas.