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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

Midland, Midland Airpark (KMDD)

Lat: 32.04°NLon: 102.1°WElev: 2802ft.

Overcast with Haze and Windy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed S 26 G 40 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Midland TX

High Wind Warning until March 23, 10:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 23, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Thu

    High Wind Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Very windy, with a south wind 30 to 40 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 51.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Very windy, with a south wind 30 to 40 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Midland TX
 32.02°N 102.09°W (Elev. 2772 ft)
6:16 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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