Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Austin City, Austin Camp Mabry (KATT)

Lat: 30.32°NLon: 97.77°WElev: 656ft.

Fog/Mist

24°C

76°F

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 13 km/h
Barometer 1004.5 mb (29.70 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 8 km
Heat Index24°C (76°F)
Last update 29 Apr 6:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Austin TX

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -5. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -5. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. East northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Austin TX
 30.27°N 97.74°W (Elev. 155 m)
6:00 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
7am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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