Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wichita Falls, Sheppard Air Force Base (KSPS)

Lat: 33.98°NLon: 98.49°WElev: 1014ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 12 Dec 2:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wichita Falls TX

High Wind Watch December 13, 06:00am until December 14, 12:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 7 to 12 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before noon, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Windy. Chance
    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a north northwest wind 33 to 38 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Windy. Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 7 to 12 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain before noon, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a north northwest wind 33 to 38 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita Falls TX
 33.9°N 98.51°W
9:22 pm CST Dec 11, 2018
3am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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