Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41°NLon: 99.68°WElev: 1788ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 4:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rule TX

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Rule TX
 33.19°N 99.89°W (Elev. 1673 ft)
3:36 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
5am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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