A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Lee county through this evening. Rain & thunderstorms will continue to be possible for the Brazos Valley, through the evening and overnight hours. Severe thunderstorms cannot be ruled out -- damaging winds, large hail, and even an isolated tornado threat will need to be monitored.
Soaring temperatures, persistent drought and gusting winds are keeping firefighters struggling to control wildfires in much of the state.
The Texas Forest Service said a fire in northwest Comanche County was 90 percent contained after threatening 15 homes.
Three fires burned 25-hundred acres on the Pecos-Brewster and Pecos-Terrell county lines.
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