Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (KGPM)

Lat: 32.7°NLon: 97.05°WElev: 591ft.

Clear

97°F

36°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 18 Aug 12:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Arlington TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Arlington TX
 32.73°N 97.1°W (Elev. 568 ft)
11:22 am CDT Aug 18, 2018
1pm CDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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