Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Austin City, Austin Camp Mabry (KATT)

Lat: 30.32°NLon: 97.77°WElev: 656ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 15 Oct 7:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Austin TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 54. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 54. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Austin TX
 30.27°N 97.74°W (Elev. 509 ft)
5:43 pm CDT Oct 15, 2018
8pm CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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