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

Angel Fire Airport (KAXX)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 105.29°WElev: 8330ft.

Light Snow

33°F

1°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 17 May 5:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Eagle Nest NM

Severe T-storm Watch until May 17, 10:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until May 17, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Steady temperature around 53. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Steady temperature around 53. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Eagle Nest NM
 36.5°N 105.3°W (Elev. 8563 ft)
2:24 pm MDT May 17, 2021
5pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 24, 2021
 
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