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Significant threat for flash flooding continues across the southwestern U.S.; river flooding is also possible

Heavy precipitation continues to be forecast for much of the Southwest U.S. due to the remnants of Odile. The heaviest rainfall will be concentrated across southern Arizona, southern New Mexico and western Texas where 3 to 6 inches could fall through Friday, with some locales receiving up to 9 inches. Flash flooding, as well as river flooding, will be a risk for many locations in this region.
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Current Conditions

Childress County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. West winds around 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable. Chance of thunderstorms 50 percent.
  • Friday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Friday Night Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 60 percent.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
  • Sunday Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
  • Monday Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.