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

Mexia Limestone County Airport (KLXY)

Lat: 31.64°NLon: 96.51°WElev: 545ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 6:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mexia TX

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

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 62. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 62. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 71. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Mexia TX
 31.67°N 96.49°W (Elev. 531 ft)
5:43 pm CDT May 9, 2021
6pm CDT May 9, 2021-6pm CDT May 16, 2021
 
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