Dangerous lightning is possible in the Hopkins County area over the next three hours. At 7 p.m. Saturday evening a lightning strike occurred within 1.5 miles of KSST studios. It was just one of several within a 15 mile radius of our studios. The potential of thunderstorms is 20% tonight.
Saturday afternoon around 6 p.m. a thunderstorm was making its way into the county traveling east to west from Titus to Franklin Counties and toward the Sulphur Bluff area in Hopkins County. The storm had a 60% chance of producing hail.
A heat advisory for the area is scheduled to end at 8 p.m. Saturday night, June 18th.