CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for an area in Jim Wells County including Alice, San Diego and Ben Bolt.
The warning is valid until 8:15 p.m. Sunday.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning including Alice TX, San Diego TX, Ben Bolt TX until 8:15 PM CDT pic.twitter.com/lyqeGHPJi5— NWS Corpus Christi (@NWSCorpus) August 3, 2020
Winds of up to 60 mph and quarter-sized hail is possible.
The potential population exposed in the storm is 35,687, according to the NWS.
Earlier, the NWS reported that showers and thunderstorms are developing along an outflow boundary in the northern part of the Coastal Bend. These storms were moving southward and are capable of producing brief heavy downpours and gusty winds.
[6:35 PM] Showers and thunderstorms are developing along an outflow boundary in our northern counties. These storms are moving southward and can produce brief heavy downpours and gusty winds. #txwx #stxwx pic.twitter.com/NUHr5zoUp4— NWS Corpus Christi (@NWSCorpus) August 2, 2020
Stay tuned to KRIS 6 News for the latest storm information throughout the evening.