Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (KAUS)

Lat: 30.18°NLon: 97.68°WElev: 486ft.

Overcast

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 9 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Austin-Bergstrom International Airport TX

Severe T-storm Watch until May 9, 10:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until May 9, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  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: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 76. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Austin-Bergstrom International Airport TX
 30.18°N 97.74°W (Elev. 522 ft)
3:03 pm CDT May 9, 2021
3pm CDT May 9, 2021-6pm CDT May 15, 2021
 
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