Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Midlothian/Waxahachie, Mid-Way Regional Airport (KJWY)

Lat: 32.46°NLon: 96.91°WElev: 712ft.

Fair

94°F

34°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 19 Aug 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waxahachie TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 100. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Waxahachie TX
 32.42°N 96.85°W (Elev. 650 ft)
11:33 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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