Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Vernon, Wilbarger County Airport (KF05)

Lat: 34.23°NLon: 99.28°WElev: 1266ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed N 20 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Benjamin TX

Flood Watch until September 22, 01:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until September 22, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Windy, with a north wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Benjamin TX
 33.55°N 99.82°W
6:22 am CDT Sep 21, 2018
12pm CDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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