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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3606ft.

Light Rain and Breezy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 25 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amarillo TX

  • Overnight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 3644 ft)
10:06 pm CDT May 27, 2015
1am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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