Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
710 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

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710 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
Thunderstorm chances will increase this afternoon for areas along
and north of the I-20 corridor. Sufficient amounts of instability and
wind shear are in place for strong to severe thunderstorms capable
of large hail and damaging winds. The tornado threat appears low at
this time, but any storms that are isolated or interact with any type
of outflow boundaries may have a tornado threat.

The risk for severe weather will spread southward towards the I-20
corridor through the evening hours. The main hazards with
thunderstorms will be damaging winds and hail. Brief periods of heavy
rain may result in isolated instances of flooding.

Thunderstorms will continue beyond midnight through Saturday mid-
morning across portions of East and Central TX. The severe weather
threat should diminish, but a few strong to near severe storms will
be capable of producing gusty winds, hail and heavy rain.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
There will be a threat for thunderstorms on Thursday and Thursday
afternoon. Instability and wind shear will be in place to support the
threat for strong to severe thunderstorms.

Spotter activation will likely be needed late this afternoon and
evening for areas near and north of the I-20 corridor. Additional
spotter activation may be requested south of I-20 between midnight
and Saturday mid-morning if severe weather persists.



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