The Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather: Severe weather likely in Texas before storm heads for Florida

Start your day with the latest weather news – A storm system in Texas is expected to produce severe weather before heading into the Gulf of Mexico and taking aim at Florida.

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Severe storms likely in Texas before system aims for Florida

A storm system in Texas is expected to produce severe weather in the Houston area on Thursday. The system will further develop as it crosses the Gulf of Mexico before arriving in Florida on Friday. The Sunshine State will have anything but nice weather for spring breakers headed there this weekend.

The severe weather outlook for Thursday.
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Fast-moving storm to bring winter weather to snow-starved Midwest

A storm racing across the northern tier of the U.S. is bringing snow to parts of the country that saw very little of it during the winter. Winter weather alerts have been issued from Montana to Wisconsin, including the cities of Bismarck in North Dakota and Minneapolis.

Winter weather alerts have been issued for several states across the northern tier of the U.S.
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Coastal storm expected to bring rain, snow to Northeast

A low-pressure system is expected to develop near the coast of South Carolina this weekend before racing north and meeting up with the storm bringing snow to the Midwest this week. It’ll be rain for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast, but snow is expected in upstate New York and across much of New England.

The setup for this weekend's storm for the Northeast.
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Dozens of wildfires erupt along Appalachian Mountains

The combination of a cold front draped across the mid-Atlantic and low relative humidity values helped dozens of fires explode during a wildfire outbreak on Wednesday. Wildfires were reported from Maryland to North Carolina, with the greatest concentration appearing to be in West Virginia and Virginia. At least one of the fires is burning in Shenandoah National Park, forcing nearby evacuations and the closure of parts of the historic Appalachian Trail.

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