By CBS 11 Meteorologist Brittany RaineyBy Staff

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A strong cold front is headed to North Texas overnight. It will take temperatures from the upper 70s Friday afternoon, to the upper 40s by Saturday afternoon.

A line of showers and storms will develop along the front around midnight and move south early Saturday morning.

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The line is expected in the Metroplex between 1:00 a.m. and 4:00 a.m.

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The Storm Prediction Center has issued a marginal risk for the area as a few storms may reach severe limits.

The main threats are large hail and damaging winds.

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Behind the front strong northerly winds will draw in colder air and steadily drop temperatures into the upper 40s by Saturday afternoon. Staff