A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Abilene, Abilene Regional Airport (KABI)

Lat: 32.41° N Lon: 99.68° W Elev: 1788 ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist



Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 24 May 10:52 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Taylor County

Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms this morning, then partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe this afternoon. Breezy with highs in the mid 80s. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Breezy with lows in the mid 50s. North winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds 15 to 20 mph, becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunny. Not as cool with highs in the upper 80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Thursday Night And Friday
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 90s.
Friday Night Through Memorial Day
Mostly clear and breezy, hot. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs 100 to 105.

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1019 AM CDT Tue May 24 2022

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