Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Austin City, Austin Camp Mabry (KATT)

Lat: 30.32°NLon: 97.77°WElev: 656ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 3:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Dripping Springs TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Widespread fog, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Widespread fog, mainly between 1am and 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Dripping Springs TX
 30.2°N 98.08°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
2:30 am CDT Apr 15, 2021
4am CDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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