Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lago Vista TX, Rusty Allen Airport (KRYW)

Lat: 30.5°NLon: 97.97°WElev: 1230ft.

Fair

34°C

94°F

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (96°F)
Last update 14 Aug 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Cedar Park TX

Heat Advisory until August 15, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 15, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 26. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. Heat index values as high as 43. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 40 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 39 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 37 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 26. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. Heat index values as high as 43. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 39. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 36. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Cedar Park TX
 30.54°N 97.82°W (Elev. 288 m)
12:13 pm CDT Aug 14, 2020
12pm CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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