Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Austin Executive Airport (KEDC)

Lat: 30.39°NLon: 97.56°WElev: 616ft.

Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 8:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elgin TX

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 83. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 83. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Elgin TX
 30.34°N 97.37°W (Elev. 548 ft)
5:43 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
9am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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