First Alert

  FIRST ALERT: Tracking possible severe weather this evening into Wednesday

We’re tracking a First Alert Day for possible severe weather late Tuesday into early Wednesday morning.

  Video shows tornadoes, severe weather in Tx Panhandle over the weekend

  FIRST ALERT: Tracking possibility of severe thunderstorms Friday and Saturday

  FIRST ALERT: Tracking significant wildfire danger in the Tx Panhandle

  FIRST ALERT: Warming trend set to begin soon

Highway 207 through the Canyons blocked off in Armstrong County

Shelters available to those without power

Continued Coverage

  Likely more outages in Tx Panhandle, South Plains, Eastern N.M.

  Xcel Energy initiates controlled outages for up to 1 hour at a time

TxDOT and City of Amarillo road priorities for snow and ice operations

  Take a look inside NewsChannel 10’s new storm chase vehicle

  FIRST ALERT: Area snow chances this weekend

  School closings and delays for Wednesday

  FIRST ALERT: Snow continues this afternoon along with frigid wind chills

We are tracking another strong cold front and upper level system that will combine across our area tomorrow producing more snow and cold, blustery conditions.

FIRST ALERT: Snow Continues But Should End Later Today

Roads will likely refreeze tonight so travel will continue to be hazardous until sunshine thaws roads late tomorrow morning.

  FIRST ALERT: Main storm system arrives tonight, snow expected to increase

Although several days away, we are now gearing up to track a major cold blast with the potential for some wintry precipitation early next week.

Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport closed due to weather

Due to inclement weather, Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport is closed today.

  FIRST ALERT: We’re seeing a record setting September cold front

  FIRST ALERT: Intense heat continues today, high of 107 in Childress

  Calmer weather ahead...

FIRST ALERT: Severe storms possible in Eastern, Southeast Panhandle Saturday

  First Alert: Tracking storm possibilities in the northeastern Panhandle

  First Alert: Strong to severe storms bringing large hail and strong winds Wednesday

  Stormy pattern

We have an active pattern for the next few days with rain and thunderstorms in the forecast.

  FIRST ALERT: Heavy storms expected in eastern counties late today, severe hail and wind are likely

Severe weather expected in our easterncounties late today.

  FIRST ALERT: Tracking storm potential this evening, severe conditions possible in some areas

Strong to severe storms possible tomorrow evening.

  Wildfire in Beaver County 29,120 acres, 50% contained

Crews continue working to contain the fire in Beaver County today.

  How Amarillo area schools decide school closings during winter weather

One of the steps Amarillo area school districts take when deciding whether or not to call a snow day involves consulting with the Amarillo Area Office of Emergency Management.

School, business closings due to winter weather

The winter weather in the area is impacting schools and businesses.

  Where to go in the event of a tornado

Sometimes people have the feeling that they need to leave their home and try to go to some kind of public shelter in the event of a tornado but it's best to just hunker down.

  Eyewitnesses remember Amarillo’s tornado 70 years later

It may have occurred seven decades ago, but the 1949 Amarillo tornado left an impression on many Amarillo residents that will never go away.

  Revisiting the path of Amarillo’s record 1949 tornado

Amarillo’s most devastating tornado touched down south of the city but made a b-line to the north and quickly became destructive.