KTXS Forecast: Scattered thundershowers to linger through the weekend
ABILENE, Texas —
Good morning and TGIF! As you’re getting up conditions outside are partly cloudy to cloudy with temperatures in the low 70s to the upper 70s with south/ southeast winds at 5-10 mph. There will be scattered rain chances through the morning commute as well as fog possibilities for many.
Friday afternoon will continue to be partly cloudy to mostly cloudy with temperatures below normal in the mid/ upper 80s and winds will be from the southeast at 5-10 mph. The Big Country will keep a 50-60 percent chance of scattered thundershowers. Overnight the rain chances will bump up slightly and we’ll cool to the upper 60s/ low 70s.
Saturday through Monday, not much change is expected. Afternoon highs will trend about 10-15 degrees below normal in the low/mid-80s with mostly cloudy conditions and winds will be from the southeast at 5-10 mph. Scattered thundershower chances through this time are going to linger around 50-70 percent with the low threat of severe weather. Overnight lows during this period will be in the mid-60s to low 70s with persisting rain and cloud cover.
On Tuesday, things will finally start to clear out slightly and highs will warm to the mid/ upper 80s with south winds at 5-15 mph. Rain chances will begin to decrease through the afternoon as well. Tuesday night we will be partly cloudy and in the lower 70s with a 20 percent chance of scattered showers.
Currently, for Wednesday and Thursday, it looks like the Big Country will see the return of mostly sunny skies. Temperatures will warm to the lower 90s with south winds at 5-10 mph and only a 10 percent chance of isolated showers on Wednesday. Overnight lows both days will be in the low/ mid-70s with mostly clear conditions.
Have a great day and a wonderful weekend! Keep that umbrella with you! -MV-