Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3606ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 17 Jan 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Amarillo TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Wind chill values between 17 and 27. Very windy, with a north northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Very Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Sunny, with a high near 54. Wind chill values between 16 and 26 early. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 31. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Wind chill values between 17 and 27. Very windy, with a north northwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 54. Wind chill values between 16 and 26 early. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 31. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 3645 ft)
9:37 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
10pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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