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

Scottsbluff, Heilig Field (KBFF)

Lat: 41.87°NLon: 103.59°WElev: 3963ft.

A Few Clouds

61°F

16°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Melbeta NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of sprinkles before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of sprinkles before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Friday
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Melbeta NE
 41.74°N 103.6°W (Elev. 4239 ft)
8:04 pm MDT May 17, 2021
8pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 24, 2021
 
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