Heat Continues in the Northeast; Fire Weather Threat Persists in the West

Above normal temperatures are expected to continue into midweek for portions of the Northeast, including the I-95 corridor from New York to southern Maine. Critical fire weather conditions are expected in the interior Pacific Northwest, with additional Red Flag Warnings in effect for the Great Basin and Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Robert R Wells Jr Airport (K66R)

Lat: 29.64°NLon: 96.52°WElev: 242ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 11 Aug 9:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Altair TX

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 96.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Altair TX
 29.63°N 96.52°W (Elev. 236 ft)
4:45 am CDT Aug 11, 2020
9am CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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