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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Mar 7:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Whitney TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. Windy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Windy. Partly
    Cloudy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 83. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. Windy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Whitney TX
 31.89°N 97.35°W (Elev. 545 ft)
5:15 pm CDT Mar 22, 2017
8pm CDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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