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

Georgetown, Georgetown Municipal Airport (KGTU)

Lat: 30.68°NLon: 97.68°WElev: 791ft.

Fair

33°C

91°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 15 km/h
Barometer 1014.3 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (97°F)
Last update 14 Aug 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Weir 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

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 40 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 26. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. Heat index values as high as 44. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 41 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 25 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    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

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 40. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 26. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 41. Heat index values as high as 44. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 41. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 37. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
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
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 5 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 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Weir TX
 30.66°N 97.59°W (Elev. 198 m)
11:05 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
11am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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