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Current Conditions - Clear. Temperature is 65°F18°C, dew point 55°F13°C, humidity 69%. Wind direction is E at 20 mph32 km/h with visibility of 10.00 mi16 km. Barometric pressure is 30 in1016 mb.
Today - Mostly sunny. Highs around 90. East winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming southeast this afternoon.... Full Forecast
Tonight - Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Some thunderstorms May be severe with damaging winds and large ... Full Forecast
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South Plains Weather Advisories


Issue Date: 309 AM CDT Mon May 16 2022
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE, SOUTH PLAINS, AND ROLLING PLAINS... * Timing...10 AM to 9 PM CDT Tuesday. * Wind...Southwesterly around 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph at the 20 foot level. * Humidity...As low as 5 percent on the Caprock and near 10 percent in the Rolling Plains. * Fuels...Critically dry. * Impacts...Any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is discouraged. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag Warnings. &&


Issue Date: 308 AM CDT Mon May 16 2022
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the South Plains, Rolling Plains, and the far Southern Texas Panhandle. .DAY ONE...Today and tonight. Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to form in New Mexico or along the state line late this afternoon and then move east across the area tonight. The highest probabilities for severe weather will be over the southern Panhandle and northern South Plains where damaging wind gusts over 70 mph along with large hail up to 1.5 or 2 inches will be possible. There will be a marginal risk of sever weather over the southern South Plains and the Rolling Plains south of Childress. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will be possible on Tuesday across the Caprock and Rolling Plains. A Fire Weather Watch is in effect between 10 AM and 9 PM CDT Tuesday. Beyond Tuesday, the probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation may be needed today.
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