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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:52 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Warmer. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.
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