Heavy Rain and Severe Storm Potential in Texas; Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal system will bring a threat of severe storms and heavy rain to portions of Texas the next few days. The main severe storm threat is large hail and damaging winds, but brief tornadoes will also be possible. Another storm system over the Upper Midwest may produce heavy rain and flooding, but on the drier side of the storm, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather threats. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 22 Apr 2:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 57. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 64. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 57. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 64. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
9:18 am CDT Apr 22, 2019
3pm CDT Apr 22, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2019
 
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