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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Midlothian/Waxahachie, Mid-Way Regional Airport (KJWY)

Lat: 32.46°NLon: 96.91°WElev: 712ft.

Heavy Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Last update 20 Feb 1:20 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Ennis TX

Flood Watch until February 22, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 22, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 73. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 40. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 40. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South wind around 15 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Ennis TX
 32.33°N 96.64°W (Elev. 525 ft)
11:10 am CST Feb 20, 2018
1pm CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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