Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waco, Waco Regional Airport (KACT)

Lat: 31.62°NLon: 97.23°WElev: 515ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 3:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Waco TX

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Waco TX
 31.53°N 97.16°W (Elev. 512 ft)
3:59 am CDT May 19, 2022
4am CDT May 19, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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