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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible from Central Plains to Interior Northeast

A series of weather systems will bring showers and thunderstorms from the central and southern Plains to the Interior Northeast through midweek. A few of these storms could be severe and contain heavy rain that could lead to isolated flash flooding. Additional severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in southwestern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 May 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Merkel TX

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Merkel TX
 32.46°N 100.02°W (Elev. 1883 ft)
4:15 am CDT May 30, 2017
8am CDT May 30, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2017
 
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