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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 19 Aug 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Whitney TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 97. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 97. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Whitney TX
 31.89°N 97.35°W (Elev. 545 ft)
10:33 am CDT Aug 19, 2017
12pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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