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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lubbock, Lubbock International Airport (KLBB)

Lat: 33.67°NLon: 101.82°WElev: 3281ft.

Blowing Dust and Windy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 30 G 41 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1006.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lubbock TX

Fire Weather Watch March 24, 11:00am until March 24, 07:00pm
Wind Advisory until March 23, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 23, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am.  Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 35 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Windy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am. Patchy blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 35 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Friday Night
Areas of blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Lubbock TX
 33.57°N 101.89°W
12:18 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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