Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Worth Spinks Airport (KFWS)

Lat: 32.57°NLon: 97.31°WElev: 700ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 16 Aug 8:46 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alvarado TX

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 101 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Alvarado TX
 32.41°N 97.2°W (Elev. 745 ft)
5:37 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
9am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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