First Alert Weather Day declared for Wednesday night into Thursday morning

First Alert Weather Day declared for Wednesday night/Thursday morning

First Alert Weather Day declared for Wednesday night into Thursday morning

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - Overnight Wednesday and into early Thursday morning, showers and isolated thunderstorms will be possible, therefore, we have declared a First Alert Weather Day for Late Wednesday night and very early on Thursday morning.

A Cold Front is expected to move through the area early on Thursday morning allowing showers and thunderstorms to occur prior to and along this boundary. Gusty winds are expected to be the greatest threat at this time.

The time period for the stronger storms appears to be between midnight and 9 AM on Thursday morning. At this time, the Storm Prediction Center has placed East Texas under a Marginal Risk.

A First Alert Weather Day declared for Wednesday night/Thursday morning.
A First Alert Weather Day declared for Wednesday night/Thursday morning. (KLTV)

There is a chance that it could be increased to a Slight Risk between now and Wednesday. We will continue to update you on this time period over the next few days.

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