Local meteorologist predicts strong wind and rain

There are fears that bad weather could hinder the rescue effort going in West, Texas after today's explosion.

Brady Taylor, a meteorologist for local TV station KWTX, tweeted:

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The winds have shifted in #WestTX and rain and storms will be moving through soon.

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@chriskwtx We will likely see some lightning as this line moves through, so keep an eye on the sky!

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The leading edge of these showers and storms could produce winds over 40mph, along with some heavy rain, and possibly some small hail

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