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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dallas / Addison Airport (KADS)

Lat: 32.97°NLon: 96.83°WElev: 643ft.

Overcast with Haze

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 17 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.57 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 8:47 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Richardson TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust 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

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Richardson TX
 32.96°N 96.7°W (Elev. 630 ft)
7:56 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
9am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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