Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Giddings, Giddings-Lee County Airport (KGYB)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 96.98°WElev: 486ft.

Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed SE 8 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington TX

Severe T-storm Watch until April 23, 08:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until April 23, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Fri

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. 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, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 61. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington TX
 30.42°N 97°W (Elev. 446 ft)
12:38 pm CDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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