Excessive Heat for the South and West; Flash Flooding Conditions in the Southwest U.S.

Dangerous heat is expected across portions of the lower Mississippi Valley today, eastern Oregon Wednesday, central California through Wednesday, and Washington through Saturday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

96°F

36°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed E 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 16 Aug 2:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 99. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 100 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy and hot, with a high near 99. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene TX
 32.45°N 99.75°W (Elev. 1745 ft)
2:30 pm CDT Aug 16, 2022
3pm CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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