Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Plainview, Hale County Airport (KPVW)

Lat: 34.17°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3373ft.

Thunderstorm

83°F

28°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 16 May 8:10 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plainview TX

Fire Weather Watch May 17, 10:00am until May 17, 09:00pm
Severe T-storm Watch until May 17, 01:00am
Severe T-storm Warning until May 16, 09:15pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until May 17, 01:00am
    Severe T-storm Warning until May 16, 09:15pm

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 15 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

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Plainview TX
 34.19°N 101.73°W
8:30 pm CDT May 16, 2022
8pm CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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