Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Childress, Childress Municipal Airport (KCDS)

Lat: 34.43°NLon: 100.28°WElev: 1952ft.

Fog

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly between 9am and noon.  Widespread fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of drizzle before midnight, then areas of drizzle and thunderstorms after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Areas
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 62. Windy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 26 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 30. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 31.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly between 9am and noon. Widespread fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Areas of drizzle before midnight, then areas of drizzle and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 62. Windy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 26 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 30. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX
 34°N 99.95°W
4:25 am CST Feb 23, 2018
5am CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database