Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Robert R Wells Jr Airport (K66R)

Lat: 29.64° N Lon: 96.52° W Elev: 242 ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Aug 1:15 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Austin County

Rest Of Tonight
Mostly clear late this evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Hot with highs around 100. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs around 101. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Heat index values up to 108.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming south after midnight. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 50 percent. Heat index values up to 105.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 40 percent. Heat index values up to 105.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent. Heat index values up to 105.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Monday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent. Heat index values up to 105.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Heat index values up to 105.



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1128 PM CDT Tue Aug 16 2022
 
 

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