Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Decatur, Decatur Municipal Airport (KLUD)

Lat: 33.25°NLon: 97.58°WElev: 1047ft.

Fair

20°C

68°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SW 15 km/h
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 16 Apr 7:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Decatur TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 18 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Decatur TX
 33.24°N 97.59°W (Elev. 282 m)
5:32 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
8am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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