Severe Storms Possible from the Plains to the Northeast Today

A cold front will produce severe storms, and possible localized flash flooding from the Central High Plains to Northeast today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and flooding across that region. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 17 Aug 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rochester TX

Heat Advisory until August 18, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 18, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 105 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 104 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 105. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 97.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester TX
 33.3°N 99.87°W (Elev. 1594 ft)
7:52 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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