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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
427 AM CST Thu Dec 13 2018

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427 AM CST Thu Dec 13 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Today will be a day with multiple hazards across North and Central
Texas. The first of which will be the threat for thunderstorms. All
of North and Central Texas will see a threat for storms, but the
threat for strong storms will be confined to East Texas. Wind and
hail will be the primary threat.

The secondary threat will be from very strong winds. Winds are
expected to increase this afternoon, then slowly decrease by Friday.
Winds of this magnitude have not been seen across the region in many
year. Precautions should be taken to secure any outdoor decorations.

The tertiary threat will be the winter weather expected to begin
this afternoon. Although snow may fall anywhere west of I-35, impacts
will likely only occur west of a Jacksboro to Lampasas line. A
Winter Weather Advisory is in place in the aformentioned area, where
up up to three inches of wet/slushy snow is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

A rain/snow mix will likely continue into early Friday morning west
of a Sherman to Dallas to Killeen line. Given warm surface
temperatures, no additional snow accumulations are expected.

Limited spotter activation may be requested late this afternoon east
of a Sherman to Canton to Palestine line.


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