Excessive Heat in the Central U.S. This Week; Monsoon Rains Return to the Southwest Late This Week

A sultry several days is expected across the central half of the U.S. as excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast. Flash flooding impacts will be possible across northern Utah and Colorado into southern Wyoming late this week into the weekend as monsoonal rainfall ramps back up in complex terrain, burned areas, and urban areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lancaster Airport (KLNC)

Lat: 32.58°NLon: 96.72°WElev: 496ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 26 Jul 10:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Lancaster TX

  • Tonight

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 104. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 98. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 104. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 98. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 79.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Lancaster TX
 32.62°N 96.8°W (Elev. 653 ft)
8:48 pm CDT Jul 26, 2021
10pm CDT Jul 26, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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