On Friday, parts of north central and northeast Texas experienced rains totaling over 10 inches. Major roadways such as Interstates 45 and 35 were impassable and continue to be shut down in some areas.
A big rain event is coming to a large swath of Texas beginning today (Thursday) and continuing through Monday. A trough of low pressure will usher in a cool front which will act to squeeze a lot of much-needed rain across the Lone Star State.
In case you haven't noticed, Summer's here. It officially arrived late last weekend. The temperatures across East Texas have been a few degrees above normal since Summer began, but it has been a welcome relief to try to dry out some of the yards and pastures in the area. Get ready for a change, though.
A cold front and vigorous upper level storm system is bringing severe weather across the Pineywoods this morning, this includes tornadoes. We'll keep you up to date with an ongoing timeline of watches and warnings. A tornado watch is in effect across all of East Texas through mid-morning.
This morning, we saw some scattered storms and downpours across Deep East Texas. They may have just been the appetizer. The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center has issued a Tornado Watch until 10 p.m. for portions of the Pineywoods. Those areas included are outlined in the graph above.
It's true: we've had crazy weather for the last couple of weeks. This picture was taken right here in Lufkin during the record cold temps yesterday, when it was about 30 degrees outside. However, something appears to be wrong.
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