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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 23 Feb 12:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Waco Regional Airport TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then areas of drizzle and thunderstorms after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Areas
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then areas of drizzle and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 71. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Waco Regional Airport TX
 31.6°N 97.24°W (Elev. 469 ft)
6:37 am CST Feb 23, 2018
1pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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