SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Severe weather is once again threatening to bring the potential for damaging winds and possible tornadoes to the ArkLaTex, which has local school districts watching closely in case it becomes necessary to cancel classes.

The tornado threat covers most of the ArkLaTex and the storms could bring hail and up to two inches of rain in some areas.

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So far, no schools have announced any closures, but Natchitoches Parish school district officials said Monday morning that they are keeping a close eye on the situation. By 7 p.m. Monday, the school district had announced all campuses and facilities will remain open Tuesday, citing trends that show all storms will be gone before buses pick up students in the morning.

While the worst of the severe weather is expected to arrive late Monday night and very early Tuesday morning, schools are monitoring in case of damage or power outages. Thunderstorms will start around 9 p.m. and end around 6 a.m. Tuesday morning. Texarkana will experience the storms starting around midnight.