Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Mostly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 24 Aug 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Buffalo Gap TX

Heat Advisory August 25, 01:00pm until August 25, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 106 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South wind around 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 106. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Buffalo Gap TX
 32.24°N 99.88°W (Elev. 1985 ft)
2:27 pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
5pm CDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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