Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Seminole, Gaines County Airport (KGNC)

Lat: 32.68°NLon: 102.65°WElev: 3314ft.

Fair and Breezy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed W 22 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 26 Feb 11:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Gaines County Airport TX

Red Flag Warning until February 26, 09:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until February 26, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Very windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy
    then Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy blowing dust after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Very windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tuesday Night
Patchy blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Gaines County Airport TX
 32.68°N 102.64°W (Elev. 3274 ft)
11:46 am CST Feb 26, 2024
12pm CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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