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Big Country hit with strong winds, severe storms

By Chelsea Humphrey, chumphrey@ktxs.com
Published On: Jun 06 2013 08:15:04 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 06 2013 03:05:40 PM CDT
ABILENE, Texas -

Severe storms brought damaging winds and heavy rains to the Big Country.

Snyder picked up 0.79 inches of rain with wind gusts of 72 mph at Winston Field.

Sweetwater saw 53 mph with 0.22 inches.

San Angelo didn't receive any rain but felt the affects of 44 mph wind gusts.

Abilene Regional Airport recorded 61 mph gusts with 0.22 inches of rain.

Abilene Fire Department stations saw between 0.31 inches and 0.66 inches.

Out west, Lubbock International Airport received 0.47 inches of rain and gusts up to 77 mph.