Scattered thunderstorms may follow excessive heat that is on Friday searing Dallas-Fort Worth, according to the National Weather Service.
Storms are possible in Tarrant County on Friday afternoon and night. A few of the storms may be strong to severe. Damaging winds and large hail are their central threats, according to the weather service. The storm possibility is higher in East Texas than in North Texas.
The chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10 p.m. and 4 a.m. is slight. Skies are forecast to be partly cloudy.
The weather service forecast calls for a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms on Saturday, mainly before 10 a.m. Skies are forecast to be mostly sunny and a high temperature is to be near 99 degrees.
Skies on Saturday night are forecast to be mostly clear, and the low temperature is to be about 77 degrees.
High temperatures are forecast between 100 and 105 degrees on Saturday for areas near and west of Interstate 35, according to the weather service.
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