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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 10:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waco TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. South southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Waco TX
 31.57°N 97.18°W (Elev. 548 ft)
10:47 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
11am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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