Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Portions of the Plains, Mississippi Valley, and Mid South

Intense and widespread severe thunderstorms are expected Friday afternoon into the overnight hours across parts of the middle Mississippi Valley and Mid-South vicinity, eastward to the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Strong and damaging wind gusts are forecast along with several strong tornadoes. Farther north, heavy snow and blizzard conditions are possible over the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

Red Flag Warning March 31, 12:00pm until March 31, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 75. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Cloudy and
    Windy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Windy. Mostly
    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 75. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 75. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
4:30 pm CDT Mar 29, 2023
10am CDT Mar 30, 2023-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2023
 
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