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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Zapata, TX (KAPY)

Lat: 26.97°NLon: 99.25°WElev: 423ft.

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SE 21 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Mar 1:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Zapata County Airport TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 93. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 95. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a light east wind becoming east southeast 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 93. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Breezy, with a light east wind becoming east southeast 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Zapata County Airport TX
 26.98°N 99.25°W
1:15 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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