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

Liberal, Liberal Municipal Airport (KLBL)

Lat: 37.05°NLon: 100.97°WElev: 2884ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Liberal KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 53. East southeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 53. East southeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Liberal KS
 37.05°N 100.93°W (Elev. 2877 ft)
5:48 pm CDT May 17, 2021
8pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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