Looking at the forecast the 60 percent chance of rain that we had really doesn't tell the entire story about the severe thunderstorm we are experiencing right now. Heavy rain, hail, and wind gusts to 70 mph are possible over the next 45 minutes

  A strong line of activity is making it's way to the Davy Crockett National Forest right now and headed for the rest of the Lufkin Nacogdoches area in an hour or so.   Severe Thunder Storm Watch his in effect for the following counties.

ANGELINA             BRAZOS              BURLESON
CHAMBERS             CHEROKEE            GREGG
GRIMES               HARDIN              HARRIS
HOUSTON              JASPER              JEFFERSON
LIBERTY              MADISON             MONTGOMERY
NACOGDOCHES          NEWTON              ORANGE
PANOLA               POLK                RUSK
SHELBY               SMITH               TRINITY
TYLER                WALKER              WALLER