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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watonga, Watonga Airport (KJWG)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 98.42°WElev: 1549ft.

Overcast

22°C

71°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 17 May 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Geary OK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East southeast wind around 14 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 16. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East southeast wind around 14 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Low around 16. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 23. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Geary OK
 35.64°N 98.34°W
2:45 pm CDT May 17, 2021
3pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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