Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 18 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 24 May 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
2:50 am CDT May 24, 2016
10am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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