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DALLAS A mature tree was toppled by strong winds on Sunday, blocking traffic at Tyler Street and Nolte Drive in the Oak Cliff section of Dallas.

Winds gusted to 40 mph or higher in Denton, Addison, McKinney, Lancaster, Mesquite, Waxahachie, and at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Alliance Airport in Fort Worth as temperatures soared into the 70s across North Texas.

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