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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Mostly Cloudy with Haze and Breezy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 21 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.58 in (1000.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Apr 8:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waco Regional Airport TX

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Waco Regional Airport TX
 31.62°N 97.21°W (Elev. 495 ft)
7:56 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
9am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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