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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain,large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains, while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Childress, Childress Municipal Airport (KCDS)

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

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 24 Mar 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX

Wind Advisory March 24, 10:00am until March 24, 07:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 24, 11:00am until March 24, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with a southwest wind 17 to 27 mph increasing to 27 to 37 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a northwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 8 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Windy, with a southwest wind 17 to 27 mph increasing to 27 to 37 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Windy, with a northwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 8 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX
 34°N 99.95°W
3:46 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
6am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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