KTXS Forecast: Above normal highs with clearing afternoon conditions.
ABILENE, Texas - Good morning and TGIF! As you're getting up conditions outside will be mostly clear to partly cloudy with temperatures in the mid-60s to low 70s and winds will be out of the south at 5-15 mph. Friday afternoon will clear out to mostly sunny conditions with highs above normal in the mid/ upper 80s and winds will keep out of the south/ southeast at 5-15 mph. Friday night is expected to be mostly clear and in the mid/ upper 60s. Into the weekend, on Saturday, a weak cold front will push through. Saturday morning will see a 10-20 percent chance of scattered showers and dry out into the afternoon. Highs will go back to normal in the low/ mid-80 with mostly sunny skies and winds will switch to the northeast at 5-10 mph. Saturday night will be mostly clear with lows in the low 60s and winds will switch to the southeast at 5-10 mph. On Sunday we will be mostly sunny again but highs will bump back to the mid/ upper 80s with southeast winds at 5-10 mph. Sunday night the region will be mostly clear to partly cloudy and in the low/ mid-60s. Then on Monday, our next cold front will push through the Big Country. Highs through the afternoon will vary, mainly ranging from the low to upper 80s with mostly sunny skies and winds will switch to the north at 5-15 mph. Monday night will become partly cloudy with lows in the upper 50s and we will build a 10 percent chance of scattered showers. Tuesday and Wednesday look like they will be partly cloudy with highs below normal in the low/ mid-70s and winds will remain out of the north/northeast at 5-10 mph. On Tuesday the region will keep a 10 percent chance of scattered showers. Lows through this period will be in the mid-50s with partly cloudy conditions. Currently, for Thursday, it looks like skies will remain partly cloudy with highs below average in the mid-70s. Have a great day! -MV-