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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mexia Limestone County Airport (KLXY)

Lat: 31.64°NLon: 96.51°WElev: 545ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 28 Mar 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mexia TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 66. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 66. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Mexia TX
 31.67°N 96.49°W (Elev. 531 ft)
3:59 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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