Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lufkin, Angelina County Airport (KLFK)

Lat: 31.23°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 295ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 23 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Etoile TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Etoile TX
 31.27°N 94.42°W (Elev. 171 ft)
7:15 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
8pm CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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