National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Strong and severe thunderstorms continue across the eastern counties of North Texas this evening, and this area will remain the most likely for severe storms through the evening hours. The threats with any severe storms will be damaging winds, a tornado, and hail.
A Tornado Watch has been issued for portions of Central and North- Central Texas, in effect through 11:00 PM Sunday evening. This watch includes the cities of Paris, Greenville, Canton, Corsicana, and Palestine. A Tornado Watch is issued when conditions are favorable for the development of thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes. In addition to the tornado threat, there is also a threat for damaging wind gusts. People in and around the watch area should stay tuned to the latest weather information and should be prepared to act should a warning be issued for their location.
With fire weather concerns through Monday, it is important to emphasize that a majority of wildfires in Texas are caused by humans and their activities. Do NOT toss lit cigarettes on the ground. Do NOT drag tow chains on the ground. Do NOT park/drive over tall grass. Do NOT leave a campfire unattended. Do NOT burn unnecessarily. Check local burn bans/fire danger. Check the latest weather forecast. Contact law enforcement or the fire department if you smell smoke or see fire.

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