National Weather Service: Severe thunderstorms possible as early as Friday afternoon

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — Another cold front is set to arrive in South-Central Texas Friday afternoon or evening.

Most areas, including San Antonio, the Hill Country and the IH-35 Corridor have an elevated risk of severe thunderstorms.

Areas north of San Antonio, including Boerne, Kerrville and Fredericksburg could see thunderstorms arriving by 3 p.m. Areas further south, including the Alamo City, New Braunfels and Austin can expect the best chance of thunderstorms to hit between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Hail ranging in size between a quarter and a lime can be expected in some areas. Straight line winds exceeding 60 mph will be seen in some parts and an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.

After the primary thunderstorm threat, gusty winds out of the north to northwest could continue into early Saturday morning.

Additional reporting by KTSA’s Christian Blood

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