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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3606ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rick Husband Amarillo Intl Airport TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Rick Husband Amarillo Intl Airport TX
 35.22°N 101.71°W (Elev. 3586 ft)
1:36 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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