Thunderstorms Across the Southeast U.S.; Elevated to Locally Critical Fire Weather in Colorado

A few strong to marginally severe thunderstorms are possible across the Southeast U.S. Friday. A Marginal Risk (Level 1 of 5) outlook has been issued. Strong winds and hail will be the main threats. Elevated to locally critical fire weather conditions will persist across south-central Colorado today due to dry conditions and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Childress, Childress Municipal Airport (KCDS)

Lat: 34.43°NLon: 100.28°WElev: 1952ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 19 Apr 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 47. East northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 50. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 11 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 47. East northeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 50. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Medicine Mound TX
 34°N 99.95°W
5:07 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
1am CDT Apr 19, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2024
 
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