We’re expecting a gradual uptick in both thunderstorm coverage and intensity this afternoon across North Texas. The storm prediction center has indicated they will likely issue a severe weather watch in the next couple of hours. The strongest storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and a low-end tornado threat. Stay weather aware!

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NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1048 AM CST THU NOV 05 2015

AREAS AFFECTED…N CNTRL TX INTO S CNTRL/ERN OK

CONCERNING…SEVERE POTENTIAL…WATCH LIKELY

VALID 051648Z – 051815Z

PROBABILITY OF WATCH ISSUANCE…80 PERCENT

SUMMARY…THE RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE ACROSS
PARTS OF THE SOUTHERN INTO CENTRAL PLAINS…PARTICULARLY ACROSS
PARTS OF NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS INTO SOUTH CENTRAL AND EASTERN
OKLAHOMA…DURING THE 18-21Z TIME FRAME. THIS WILL INCLUDE
POTENTIAL FOR LARGE HAIL…ISOLATED TORNADOES…AND EVENTUALLY AN
INCREASING RISK FOR DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.