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Rain and Ongoing Flood Concerns in Texas

Pockets of moderate to heavy rain will persist in Texas through Friday and perhaps extend into the upcoming weekend. Gulf of Mexico moisture continues to overrun a stationary front to produce waves of precipitation. The most vulnerable location in Texas continues to be the saturated Hill Country in the central portion of the state. Flash Flood Watches are in effect here until Friday morning. Read More >

Overview

Strong to severe thunderstorms impacted much of the region from the afternoon of February 28th through the early morning hours of March 1st, 2017.  These storms produced at least 83 reports of large hail and damaging wind, including 3 small tornadoes across the Missouri Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.  National weather service in Springfield issued 33 severe thunderstorm warnings and 3 tornado warnings.  Largest hail size reported was to the size of golf balls.

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