Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

Lat: 35.22°NLon: 101.72°WElev: 3606ft.

Fair

28°C

83°F

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed SW 28 km/h
Barometer 1000.6 mb (29.70 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 26 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amarillo TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 15 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 1111 m)
6:35 pm CDT May 26, 2016
7pm CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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