Severe thunderstorms could hit North Texas this evening

Several North Texas counties, including Hunt and Cook counties, are under a flash flood watch from 7 p.m. Saturday until 7 a.m. Sunday.

Collin, Grayson, Fannin and Hunt counties are all under a severe thunderstorm watch, according to the National Weather Service, and could experience winds over 65 mph and hail.

While it is possible the storms could bring about an isolated tornado, meteorologist Brian James with KXAS-TV said the chances of one occurring are very low.

Upcoming forecast

Here’s what forecasters at KXAS-TV (NBC5) say to expect for the next five days:

Sunday: 94/77, scattered thunderstormsMonday: 96/77, 30 percent chance of thunderstormsTuesday: 96/78Wednesday: 97/79Thursday: 97/80

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