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Hundreds feared dead or trapped in Afghanistan landslides, governor says

Hundreds feared dead or trapped in Afghanistan landslides, governor says

(CNN) -- Hundreds of people are thought to be dead or trapped after landslides Friday in a mountainous, remote part of far northeastern Afghanistan, a provincial governor said.
Weather Talk: Warmer Days Ahead

Weather Talk: Warmer Days Ahead

UNSEASONABLY COLD FIRST DAY OF MAY It was a very chilly Thursday morning for East Texas. Tyler’s low temperature this morning was 38°, which tied the old record low set back on this date in 1903.
Weather Talk: Sunday Storms

Weather Talk: Sunday Storms

Sunday 8:50 PM Update: New information.
Weather Talk: Storms Monday Afternoon & Tonight

Weather Talk: Storms Monday Afternoon & Tonight

11PM Update: The Severe T-Storm Watch expired at 10PM for East Texas. For the next several hours, expect scattered showers to continue to move through East Texas from North to South.

Weather Talk: NOAA Weather Radio

KETK Severe Weather Awareness Week wraps up with sharing with you the importance of a NOAA Weather Radio.

Weather Talk: #1 Weather-Related Killer

KETK Severe Weather Awareness Week continues with arguably the number one weather related killer in the United States: Flooding.

Weather Talk: Hail, Lightning, & Thunderstorms

Continuing with our Severe Weather Awareness Week, today we will discuss severe thunderstorms. The simple definition of a thunderstorm is that it contains lightning.

Weather Talk: Tornadoes

Today we are talking about tornadoes. A tornado is a rotating column of air that extends from a thunderstorm to the surface.

Weather Talk: Watches & Warnings

We begin KETK’s Severe Weather Awareness Week by talking about which National Weather Service forecast office covers your county.
Severe Weather Awareness Week

Severe Weather Awareness Week

KETK's Severe Weather Awareness Week begins Monday, April 14 and ends Friday, April 18. Our Meteorologists will be providing safety tips for you and your family in the event of severe weather.
Weather Talk: Warm, windy, & humidity increasing

Weather Talk: Warm, windy, & humidity increasing

Wednesday was our day of transition from the cooler airmass to a warmer airmass. We started Wednesday morning with temperatures in the upper 30s and lower 40s.
Weather Talk: Heavy rain on Sunday

Weather Talk: Heavy rain on Sunday

Sunday 11:15AM Update All of East Texas (except Hopkins county) is under a Severe T-Storm Watch until 2PM Today. Storms will remain strong to severe for much of the day.
Weather Talk: Cooler and drier Friday

Weather Talk: Cooler and drier Friday

1:45AM Update: We are now tracking the cold front moving through East Texas. As of 1:45AM, it was moving through Wood county. Behind this front, much cooler and drier air will be filtering in.
Updated Weather Talk: Strong storms Friday afternoon

Updated Weather Talk: Strong storms Friday afternoon

FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON UPDATE: As expected this morning, it has been very muggy and warm in East Texas. We have also been under a mostly cloudy sky as well with a few showers in the area.