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The crazy weather was rampant over the recent Memorial Day holiday weekend with tornadoes touching down in Texas, Mississippi and Mexico, a flash flood emergency has been declared for parts of Houston, Texas and water spouts seemed to pop up everywhere.

Of course, all of these occurrences were well documented.

Looking at updated forecasts, it seems the weather will continue to show it's ugly head across the U.S. for the remainder of this week. For more on our weather in Alabama over the next few days, always check James Spann's weather blog for the latest.