Update: The watch has been cancelled for the Metroplex but continues
in areas to the south.
The first round of severe thunderstorms will pass only over the far southwest part of the Metroplex. It is moving southeast. They have been causing large hail. There was even a brief tornado warning near Rising Star. At 1:15, radar indicates 70 mph winds about 5 mi. south of Rising Star.
The storms between Abilene and Wichita Falls are showing some signs of strengthening and may reach the Metroplex later this afternoon or evening.