Fire Weather Concerns Persist Across the West; Below Normal Temperatures for the Midwest and East

As a cold front moves through the western states, gusty conditions will bring fire weather concerns through the weekend from the interior Northwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. Elsewhere, temperatures will run ten or more degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest into much of the eastern U.S. Tropical development may bring heavy rainfall to parts of the western Gulf Coast this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 18 Sep 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSE Merkel TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSE Merkel TX
 32.37°N 99.99°W (Elev. 2067 ft)
7:36 pm CDT Sep 18, 2020
7pm CDT Sep 18, 2020-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2020
 
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