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 >

Current conditions at

Odessa, Odessa-Schlemeyer Field (KODO)

Lat: 31.92°NLon: 102.39°WElev: 2999ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1000.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 May 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Odessa-Schlemeyer Field TX

Tornado Watch until May 17, 11:00pm
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    Tornado Watch until May 17, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Mon

    Tornado Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Odessa-Schlemeyer Field TX
 31.92°N 102.4°W (Elev. 2953 ft)
3:26 pm CDT May 17, 2021
8pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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