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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

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Fair and Breezy

24°C

76°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 37 G 56 km/h
Barometer 1017.6 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 23 Mar 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waco TX

Wind Advisory until March 24, 01:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 24, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a steady temperature around -4. Windy, with a south southeast wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 26. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a steady temperature around -4. Windy, with a south southeast wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Waco TX
 31.57°N 97.18°W (Elev. 167 m)
10:37 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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