Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 20 Aug 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Merkel TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Merkel TX
 32.4°N 99.96°W (Elev. 1900 ft)
8:12 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
10pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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