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Expect Extreme Heat Across West Texas Today

By Carlos Morales Record-breaking heat will reach much of West Texas Monday, bringing afternoon highs in the triple digits throughout the Rio Grande, Trans-Pecos and the Permian Basin. The National Weather Service expects the heat will break all-time records in … Continue reading

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Severe Weather Outbreak Expected From Permian Basin To Panhandle And Oklahoma

By Sally Beauvais A strong spring storm system is expected to bring unusually severe weather to parts of West Texas beginning on Monday afternoon. Supercell thunderstorms moving throughout the area could bring high winds, giant hail, and strong tornadoes. The … Continue reading

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High Winds Blow Through West Texas Today, Gusts Reach Up To 70 Mph

By Mitch Borden High winds are expected this afternoon throughout the Trans-Pecos and Permian Basin and they’ll continue through the night. The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for West Texas cities and is expecting wind speeds to … Continue reading

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Heavy Rains, Flash Flooding Possible Across West Texas Through Friday

West Texas is in store for a round of thunderstorms Tuesday night through Wednesday, and possibly through the end of this week. Eric Ahasic with the National Weather Service (NWS) in Midland says the storms could bring heavy rains and flash … Continue reading

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Dangerous, Record-Breaking Heat Expected This Week

The National Weather Service predicts we could see record-breaking heat Monday-Wednesday, with temperatures reaching highs not seen in a century for this time of year in some parts of the borderland region. Highs are expected to top out near 110° along the … Continue reading

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High-to-Extreme Fire Danger with Today’s High Winds

Today’s mix of gusty winds and dry conditions could make for potentially hazardous fire conditions. The National Weather Service says the fire risk today could range from high to extreme, even possibly reaching “extremely critical.” Today’s Red Flag Warning, in … Continue reading

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