Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

102°F

39°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1001.6 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 18 May 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

Heat Advisory until May 18, 08:00pm
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    Heat Advisory until May 18, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 107. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 107 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Hot and
    Breezy

    High: 102 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. South wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 107. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94. South wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
5:51 pm CDT May 18, 2022
7pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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