Severe Thunderstorm Warnings in several counties until at least 9:45 a.m.

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TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The East Texas Storm Team is tracking storms from West Texas moving in our direction, posing a severe risk this morning and again around mid-morning before amplifying & strengthening to the east.

8:30 a.m. update: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings have been extended to 9:45 a.m. for the following counties:

  • Gregg
  • Houston
  • Marion
  • Nacogdoches
  • Panola
  • Rusk
  • Shelby

7:50 a.m. update: The following counties are under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 8:45 a.m.

  • Cherokee
  • Nacogdoches
  • Panola
  • Rusk
  • Smith

7:45 a.m. update: The Tornado Warning issued for Titus, Cass, and Morris counties has EXPIRED.


7:35 a.m. update: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings have been issued for the following counties until 8:30 a.m.:

  • Cass
  • Cherokee
  • Gregg
  • Harrison
  • Marion
  • Morris
  • Panola
  • Rusk
  • Smith
  • Upshur

7:15 a.m. UPDATE: A tornado warning has been issued for the following East Texas counties until 7:45 a.m.:

  • Cass
  • Morris
  • Titus

7 A.M. UPDATE: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings have been issued for the following counties until 7:45 a.m.:

  • Camp
  • Franklin
  • Morris
  • Titus

6 A.M. UPDATE: Multiple East Texas counties are now under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning as heavy rain begins to move over the Piney Woods. The following counties are under the warning until 7:15 a.m.:

  • Camp
  • Franklin
  • Hopkins
  • Morris
  • Rains
  • Smith
  • Titus
  • Wood

5 A.M. Update: Two East Texas counties are currently under Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: Henderson and Van Zandt. They are currently set to expire at 6:15 a.m.

A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for most of East Texas. The watch expires at 10am. Wind gusts up to 70mph have been detected near Dallas county. These storms will be moving through the area as we get into the morning rush hour so take your time heading out today.


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Our weather outlook through 7 AM Wednesday morning continues with the chance of a few isolated strong storms – thus the Marginal to Slight Risk. After 7 AM, the severe risk shifts east, and later today turns into a potential significant weather event for the Deep South.



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Those storms from out west formed along a dryline and cold front, and that will keep moving east. Ahead of the storms, plenty of fuel to support our storm threat for Wednesday morning.



Below are the latest watches & warnings.

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This will not be a widespread East Texas severe event, but portions of our area (particularly east of Highway 69) will see the brunt of the severe storms for today, especially after 9 AM.

Stay tuned for updates as we continue to track this evolving storm system.

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