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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Amarillo, Amarillo International Airport (KAMA)

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

Mostly Cloudy

15°C

59°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 30.02 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 5 May 12:53 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 14. South southeast wind around 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 19. South southeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 12. South southeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind around 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Amarillo TX
 35.2°N 101.82°W (Elev. 1111 m)
3:32 pm CDT May 4, 2015
2am CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 11, 2015
 
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