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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Childress, Childress Municipal Airport (KCDS)

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

Light Rain and Breezy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 22 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1006.9 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 29 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  High near 53. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 53. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX
 34°N 99.95°W
10:45 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
11am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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