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Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO)

Issued by Fort Worth/Dallas, TX (FWD)

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
350 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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350 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms are expected today mainly along and north of
the I-20 corridor. Strong downburst winds, frequent lightning, and
locally heavy rainfall will be the main threats with any storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

A slight chance for thunderstorms will continue on Sunday east of a
Bonham to Centerville line, and then southeast of a Cameron to 
Palestine line on Tuesday. Cloud to ground lightning, gusty winds,
and brief heavy rainfall will be the main threats with any storms. 

There will be thunderstorm chances northwest of a Comanche to Emory 
line Tuesday night and chances will spread across all of North and 
Central Texas on Wednesday and Thursday, before chances shift south
and west of a Jacksboro to Emory line on Friday. Cloud to ground
lightning and locally heavy rainfall will be the main threats during
this time. 

Afternoon heat index values will climb to between 100 and 107 
degrees each afternoon through Tuesday. 


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.