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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
408 AM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

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408 AM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across
North and Central Texas through this evening. Heavy rainfall will be
the main threat although there will be a severe threat generally
south of I-20. Damaging winds will be the main severe threat,
although there will be an isolated tornado threat from the Waco area
southward. Rain and thunderstorms will end later this evening.

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

Rain and thunderstorms will increase in coverage late Sunday
afternoon and continue through the overnight hours and into Tuesday.
There is a low chance for severe weather Sunday afternoon and 
evening with hail being the main threat. The more significant threat 
through late Tuesday will be the potential for heavy rainfall. 
Additional rainfall amounts in excess of 5 inches will be possible 
resulting in flash flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall 
will also result in river flooding through the week.


Limited spotter activation may be requested this morning into midday
mainly south of I-20.