Following an evening of heavy rains and floods, a tornado watch has been issued for San Saba and Mason Counties. It is expected to expire at 9 p.m. Wednesday night.
Daily episodes of severe thunderstorms and flooding downpours will impact the Plains this week, possibly lingering into the weekend.
The central and southern Plains will continue to be pummeled by strong storms for the next several days, but the most potent severe weather threat is likely to be during the Mother's Day weekend.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the South Central United States
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