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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

81°F

27°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 22 G 39 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Mar 5:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waco Regional Airport 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

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Windy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Windy. Partly
    Cloudy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °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.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Windy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 10 to 15 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 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 Regional Airport TX
 31.62°N 97.21°W (Elev. 495 ft)
5:41 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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