Dangerous Heat Building in the West; Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest

A long duration heat wave will build across the Southwest, California, and Pacific Northwest. Dangerous heat is also forecast for the Great Basin and South Plains. Severe storms in the Upper Midwest may have locally heavy rain, damaging winds, and very large hail. Heavy rain and flooding will also be possible in the Deep South and Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pine Springs, Guadalupe Mountains National Park (KGDP)

Lat: 31.83°NLon: 104.81°WElev: 5449ft.

Fair

26°C

79°F

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed SW 15 km/h
Barometer 1012.3 mb (30.20 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 14 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 14 Aug 7:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles NE Salt Flat TX

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 30 to 40 km/h becoming east 20 to 30 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 30 to 40 km/h becoming east 20 to 30 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming southeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles NE Salt Flat TX
 31.92°N 104.89°W (Elev. 2098 m)
5:17 am MDT Aug 14, 2020
7am MDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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