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Severe weather alert for Lamar County

Severe weather alert for Lamar County

This is a significant weather advisory for Northeastern Delta and Eastern Lamar counties until 7:15 p.m.  At 6:42 p.m., Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8 miles southeast of Paris and moving North at 15 mph. Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible...

05/29/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chance of thunderstorms and a cool front by Wednesday

Chance of thunderstorms and a cool front by Wednesday

There will be a slight chance of thunderstorms late this afternoon through tonight across all of North and Central Texas.  These storms may approach severe limits, producing quarter size hail and strong gusty winds. Sunday through Friday there is a chance of showers and thunderstorms, a cold...

05/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Possible severe thunderstorms today

Possible severe thunderstorms today

Paris and the surrounding areas can expect heavy rains today and through the evening. Possibility for tornadoes and or high winds. #weather #paristx ...

05/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Hazardous weather outlook this week

Hazardous weather outlook this week

Outflow boundaries from this morning’s storms could serve as a focus for thunderstorm development late this evening. Although the cap has strengthened, instability will be sufficient for any storms that form to become severe.  The Paris area could expect to see damaging winds and up to...

05/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Strong storms moving across parts of North Texas

Strong storms moving across parts of North Texas

Early this morning the Paris area will have some strong storms moving into the area with gusty winds and heavy rain.  The area is not under a watch or warning at this time. There is a chance of isolated thunderstorms with hail today, nothing being seen right now on radar as these storms...

05/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chance of area isolated storms today

Chance of area isolated storms today

There is a chance of isolated thunderstorms across all of North and Central Texas today with the highest chances east of Interstate 35. If storms develop this afternoon, some could become strong and capable of producing small hail and strong winds. Locally heavy rain may create an isolated...

05/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
Hazardous weather outlook

Hazardous weather outlook

  This hazardous weather outlook is for North and Central Texas.   Today and tonight expect scattered to numerous thunderstorms. Wind gusts could be up to 60 mph, with quarter size hail and frequent lightening. #lamarcounty #severweather     ...

05/12/2016 by eparisextra.com
Wednesday late afternoon storm threat

Wednesday late afternoon storm threat

A complex forecast is evolving for Wednesday but two periods of storms may affect the Lamar County region today, and the threat for severe storms continues. Severe storms are expected to develop near the dryline located west of the region late this afternoon and evening. These storms may move...

05/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
Thunderstorm watch just issued

Thunderstorm watch just issued

The National Weather Service has just issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Lamar County until 10 pm tonight. #thunderstorm #lamarcounty ...

05/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Today's weather all clear as compared to last night

Today's weather all clear as compared to last night

Last night was definitely a long night for Paris residents and the surrounding counties as seen in this photo taken by Tony Corsol in Hugo, OK. The Lamar County Sheriff’s Department kept eParisExtra informed throughout the evening with ongoing weather updates.  Which allows us to keep...

05/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Tornado threat diminished

Tornado threat diminished

We are experiencing flooding in several areas around the city.  Do not drive into water over the roadway.  Most of the heavier rain has passed and we should see the water levels dropping in the next 45 minutes to an hour. Flash Flood Warning still in effect until 9:45 PM The Tornado watch...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Weather photos from our eParisExtra readers

Weather photos from our eParisExtra readers

Thank you eParisExtra readers for these amazing photos of tonight’s weather. Everyone stay safe! #weather #tornado #paristexas   ...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Roxton take cover at this time

Roxton take cover at this time

Roxton VFW has their sirens. Get away from windows and find a safe place.  This is a precaution at this time.   #weather #paristexas   ...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Tornado warning for Lamar County

Tornado warning for Lamar County

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Northern Lamar County until 7:30 p.m. At 6:35 p.m. a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 10 miles west of Paris, moving northeast at 30 MPH. Be aware as flying debris will be dangerous to those caught...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Tornado watch until 9 p.m. along Red River

Tornado watch until 9 p.m. along Red River

A tornado watch is in effect until 9 p.m. for counties along the Red River.  Scattered storms expected to develop soon across parts of the area.  The highlighted counties have the best chance of tornadic thunderstorms through the evening hours. #weather #tornadowatch #redrivercounty ...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Hazardous weather is in the forecast for North and Central Texas.

Hazardous weather is in the forecast for North and Central Texas.

Tonight’s weather calls for scattered thunderstorms across parts of North Texas this evening, mainly along and North of Interstate 20.  No severe weather is expected with this activity, but heavy rain, lightning and gusty winds along with small hail is possible. Another round of...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chance of more thunderstorms today

Chance of more thunderstorms today

There is a chance of thunderstorms for the Paris area and North Texas today. This afternoon, remaining storms should be confined to the areas south of the I-20 corridor. The stronger storms could produce gusty winds and small hail. Courtesy:  Lamar County Sheriff   ...

05/02/2016 by eparisextra.com
Road closings for tonight - Take Caution

Road closings for tonight - Take Caution

As of right now, all of the road closures/flooded area for Paris are as follows: PRECINCT 1: FM 1503 1 MI OFF FM 196 FM 196 AT THE RED RIVER COUNTY LINE CR 15100 PRECINCT 2: CR 22900 CR 22500 CR 26320 PRECINCT 3: CR 31100 FM 197 JUST EAST OF FM 906 PRECINCT 4: FM 2648 AT THE COWBOY CHURCH FM...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD Update: Last Night's Intense Rain Storm

Paris PD Update: Last Night's Intense Rain Storm

As the weather system moved through the city of Paris last night, our emergency services were put to the test.  The National Weather Service has several reporting stations around the county that indicated anywhere from 2.5 inches to 7.5 inches of rain by midnight.  The heaviest portion of the...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Reported road closures in Paris after last night's flooding

Reported road closures in Paris after last night's flooding

Texas Department of Transportation is reporting the following highway conditions for Paris.  FM 195 eastbound and westbound lanes are closed due to high water. FM 1184 eastbound and westbound the bridge is closed due to water over the roadway.  Motors are to use an alternate route.  Follow...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com