Severe Thunderstorms in West-Central Texas; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the Rockies and Plains

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail and damaging wind gusts will be possible this evening across west-central Texas. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the southern Rockies and portions of the southern Plains through this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Childress, Childress Municipal Airport (KCDS)

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

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Childress Municipal Airport TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Clear during the evening, then mostly cloudy overnight, with a low around 57. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Windy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 86. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Clear during the evening, then mostly cloudy overnight, with a low around 57. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 86. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Childress Municipal Airport TX
 34.44°N 100.27°W
5:30 pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
5pm CDT Apr 24, 2024-6pm CDT May 1, 2024
 
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