Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Denton Enterprise Airport (KDTO)

Lat: 33.21°NLon: 97.2°WElev: 650ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°C

76°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 39 km/h
Barometer 1008.6 mb (29.80 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 17 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Denton TX

Flash Flood Watch until May 19, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 19, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 23. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 19. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 23. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 19. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Denton TX
 33.21°N 97.13°W (Elev. 198 m)
6:18 pm CDT May 17, 2021
7pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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