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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Partly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 4:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. High near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
3:52 am CDT May 29, 2015
6am CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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