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

Garden City Regional Airport (KGCK)

Lat: 37.93°NLon: 100.72°WElev: 2890ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Dighton KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 53. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 7 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 53. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 7 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. 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.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Dighton KS
 38.49°N 100.47°W (Elev. 2782 ft)
11:46 am CDT May 17, 2021
12pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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