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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fog/Mist

41°F

5°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 6:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Abilene, Dyess Air Force Base TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of drizzle and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 53 by 4am. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Areas
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of drizzle and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 53 by 4am. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene, Dyess Air Force Base TX
 32.42°N 99.86°W (Elev. 1785 ft)
3:31 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
7pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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