Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains

Gusty winds, very dry conditions, and areas of dry thunderstorms are producing Critical fire weather threats across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Northern High Plains. Severe storms in the High Plains are primarily expected to contain damaging winds and large hail. Near record heat in the South and Central High Plains and the Northeast. Heat builds into the Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lufkin, Angelina County Airport (KLFK)

Lat: 31.23°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 295ft.

Overcast

97°F

36°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Last update 11 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lufkin TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Lufkin TX
 31.34°N 94.73°W (Elev. 299 ft)
3:15 pm CDT Aug 11, 2020
3pm CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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