Thousands without power as storm rolls through North Texas

Thousands without power as storm rolls through North Texas

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Thousands without power as storm rolls through North Texas

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Posted on June 23, 2014 at 10:01 AM

DALLAS -- More than 15,000 people are without power after a thunderstorm rolled through North Texas. Oncor Energy is reporting more than 500 power outages Monday.

Collin, Tarrant, Somervell, Rockwall, Johnson, Hood, Ellis, Denton and Dallas Counties were under a Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 7:45 a.m.

As of 8:20 a.m. the heaviest rain was south and east of Dallas-Fort Worth. Light showers are expected for the rest of the morning.

Southwest Airlines reported some delays Monday morning. The airline says it expects flights to be back on track by mid-morning.

Flights in and out of DFW International Airport are also being affected. Check your flight time here.

On Sunday Granbury received about seven inches of rain, according to the Associated Press. Wichita Falls also had brief storms. Fort Worth received just over an inch of rain.

Go here to see photos from News 8 viewers.

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