Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

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

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amarillo TX

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 63. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 63. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 3645 ft)
7:36 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
7am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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