An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Houston, Houston Hobby Airport (KHOU)

Lat: 29.64°NLon: 95.28°WElev: 46ft.

A Few Clouds

91°F

33°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 18 Jul 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Houston TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Houston TX
 29.75°N 95.37°W (Elev. 49 ft)
10:58 am CDT Jul 18, 2018
1pm CDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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