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Heavy Rain for Parts of Texas & Louisiana; Very Warm Across the Plains and Midwest

Tropical Depression Imelda will bring heavy rainfall to portions of coastal Texas and Louisiana through Thursday. Flash flood watches remain in effect, including for metro Houston. Elsewhere, high pressure and mainly dry weather will bring temperatures as much as 20 degrees above normal from the Central Plains to Upper Midwest. Critical fire weather conditions linger over parts of the Great Basin. Read More >

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Mark Fox Meteorologist-In-Charge - MIC
Mike Gittinger Warning Coordination Meteorologist - WCM
Dr. Stephen Bieda Science and Operations Officer - SOO
David Wilburn Electronic Systems Analyst - ESA
B.J. Simpson Information Technology Officer - ITO
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Amanda Spearing Administrative Support Assistant/Office Manager - ASA
 

 

     
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Edward Andrade
John Cockrell
Lance Goehring
Ken Schneider
Douglas Weber
 

 

     
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Melissa Beat
Alex Ferguson
Joseph Guerrero
Trent Hoffeditz
Luigi Meccariello
Kaitlin Rutt
Aaron Ward
 

 

     
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Angela Margrave
 

  

     
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