Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur 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 will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Giddings, Giddings-Lee County Airport (KGYB)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 96.98°WElev: 486ft.

Heavy Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed NE 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 27 May 12:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Bastrop TX

Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 06:00am
Severe T-storm Watch until May 27, 03:00am
Flash Flood Warning until May 27, 01:15am
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Flash Flood Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 06:00am
    Severe T-storm Watch until May 27, 03:00am
    Flash Flood Warning until May 27, 01:15am

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 73. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Bastrop TX
 30.14°N 97.29°W (Elev. 499 ft)
10:32 pm CDT May 26, 2016
12am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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