Thursday, July 24, 2014

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Weather

  • daytime Mid 90s
  • evening Low 90s
  • overnight Low 80s
  • morning Mid 70s

Your Forecast

  • 07/24/2014 08:37 AM

Rain This Week? Maybe Today

We see light showers on the morning radar loop and, sure enough, some rain falling from the clouds as early as 5:45 a.m. near the Capitol, all courtesy of a weak disturbance moving through Texas. It's our best rain chance of the week with odds at 20%. Even with the extra clouds and rain potential, we still expect temps to rise into mid and upper 90s this afternoon.

Right now:

Click for map of yesterday's highs.

Upper-level high pressure is centered over New Mexico this morning. While still providing quite a bit of influence on our Texas weather, we're kind of on the "periphery" of the heat ridge. Today's Texas forecast:

Futurecast shows isolated showers and storms trying to fire up near and especially east along the I-10 corridor as the day warms up. Most of the heavy rain will be concentrated closer to Houston, we believe, and it should all die down with the setting of the sun tonight. As the disturbance moves southwest into Mexico tomorrow, high pressure nudges back over Texas, so our weather story simply looks hot and dry for the final weekend of July. We might end up directly under the core of heat early next week before the high pressure breaks down again, allowing for another possible rain chance by the middle of next week. See the 7 Day Forecast for details.

Wednesday Heat Index Recap...
106° San Marcos
105° Austin-Mabry
103° Austin-Airport
101° Georgetown
100° Burnet

Keep cool and enjoy your Thursday.

SUN/MOON

  • SUNRISE06:45 AMSUNSET08:30 PM
  • MOONRISE04:52 AMMOONSET06:48 PM
  • MOONRISEWaning CrescentWaning Crescent

Current Temps

  • ABIA77ºFog/Mist
  • AUSTIN77ºFog/Mist
  • BOERNE79ºPartly Cloudy
  • BURNET81ºPartly Cloudy
  • CASTROVILLE81ºFair
  • COLLEGE STATION81ºFair
  • FORT HOOD83ºPartly Cloudy
  • FREDERICKSBURG79ºFair
  • HONDO81ºFair
  • KERRVILLE81ºFair
  • K-FH AIRPORT79ºMostly Cloudy
  • KILLEEN81ºPartly Cloudy
  • LACKLAND AFB82ºOvercast
  • MARBLE FALLS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • MCGREGOR84ºA Few Clouds
  • NEW BRAUNFELS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • PLEASANTON82ºFair
  • RANDOLPH AFB80ºOvercast
  • SA INT'L AIRPORT83ºOvercast
  • SAN MARCOS75ºFog/Mist
  • STINSON FIELD82ºA Few Clouds
  • TEMPLE81ºA Few Clouds
  • UVALDE81ºFair
  • WACO82ºPartly Cloudy

National Temps

  • ATLANTA82ºPartly CloudyBOSTON72ºOvercast
  • CHICAGO68ºA Few CloudsDALLAS/FORT WORTH83ºMostly Cloudy
  • DENVER84ºPartly CloudyHOUSTON82ºA Few Clouds
  • MIAMI83ºLight RainNEW ORLEANS82ºMostly Cloudy
  • PHOENIX99ºMostly CloudySAN FRANCISCO62ºA Few Clouds
  • SEATTLE58ºLight RainWASHINGTON DC77ºOvercast

Weather

  • daytime Upper 90s
  • evening Mid 90s
  • overnight Low 80s
  • morning Mid 70s

Your Forecast

  • 07/24/2014 08:37 AM

Rain This Week? Maybe Today

We're seeing light showers on the morning radar loop, all courtesy of a weak disturbance moving through Texas. It's our best rain chance of the week with odds at 20%. Even with a few extra clouds and showers around, we still expect temps to rise into mid and upper 90s this afternoon.

Right now:

Click for map of yesterday's highs.

Upper-level high pressure is centered over New Mexico this morning. While still providing quite a bit of influence on our Texas weather, we're kind of on the "periphery" of the heat ridge. Today's Texas forecast:

Futurecast shows isolated showers and storms trying to fire up near and especially east along the I-10 corridor as the day warms up. Most of the heavy rain will be concentrated closer to Houston, we believe, and it should all die down with the setting of the sun tonight. As the disturbance moves southwest into Mexico tomorrow, high pressure nudges back over Texas, so our weather story simply looks hot and dry for the final weekend of July. We might end up directly under the core of heat early next week before the high pressure breaks down again, allowing for another possible rain chance by the middle of next week. See the 7 Day Forecast for details.

Yesterday's peak heat index:
112° Uvalde
107° Gonzales
106° Pleasanton
104° Kerrville
103° San Antonio
101° New Braunfels

Keep cool and enjoy your Thursday.

SUN/MOON

  • SUNRISE06:36 AMSUNSET08:34 PM
  • MOONRISE04:44 AMMOONSET06:06 PM
  • MOONRISEWaning CrescentWaning Crescent

Current Temps

  • ABIA77ºFog/Mist
  • AUSTIN77ºFog/Mist
  • BOERNE79ºPartly Cloudy
  • BURNET81ºPartly Cloudy
  • CASTROVILLE81ºFair
  • COLLEGE STATION81ºFair
  • FORT HOOD83ºPartly Cloudy
  • FREDERICKSBURG79ºFair
  • HONDO81ºFair
  • KERRVILLE81ºFair
  • K-FH AIRPORT79ºMostly Cloudy
  • KILLEEN81ºPartly Cloudy
  • LACKLAND AFB82ºOvercast
  • MARBLE FALLS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • MCGREGOR84ºA Few Clouds
  • NEW BRAUNFELS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • PLEASANTON82ºFair
  • RANDOLPH AFB80ºOvercast
  • SA INT'L AIRPORT83ºOvercast
  • SAN MARCOS75ºFog/Mist
  • STINSON FIELD82ºA Few Clouds
  • TEMPLE81ºA Few Clouds
  • UVALDE81ºFair
  • WACO82ºPartly Cloudy

National Temps

  • ATLANTA82ºPartly CloudyBOSTON72ºOvercast
  • CHICAGO68ºA Few CloudsDALLAS/FORT WORTH83ºMostly Cloudy
  • DENVER84ºPartly CloudyHOUSTON82ºA Few Clouds
  • MIAMI83ºLight RainNEW ORLEANS82ºMostly Cloudy
  • PHOENIX99ºMostly CloudySAN FRANCISCO62ºA Few Clouds
  • SEATTLE58ºLight RainWASHINGTON DC77ºOvercast

Weather

  • daytime Mid 90s
  • evening Low 90s
  • overnight Low 80s
  • morning Mid 70s

Your Forecast

  • 07/24/2014 06:21 AM

Rain This Week? Maybe Today

We're seeing light showers on the morning radar loop and, sure enough, started to pick up some rain as early as 5:45 a.m. near the Capitol, all courtesy of a weak disturbance moving through Texas. It's our best rain chance of the week with odds at 20%. Even with a few extra clouds and showers around, we still expect temps to rise into mid and upper 90s this afternoon.

Right now:

Click for map of yesterday's highs.

Upper-level high pressure is centered over New Mexico this morning. While still providing quite a bit of influence on our Texas weather, we're kind of on the "periphery" of the heat ridge. Today's Texas forecast:

Futurecast shows isolated showers and storms trying to fire up near and especially east along the I-10 corridor as the day warms up. Most of the heavy rain will be concentrated closer to Houston, we believe, and it should all die down with the setting of the sun tonight. As the disturbance moves southwest into Mexico tomorrow, high pressure nudges back over Texas, so our weather story simply looks hot and dry for the final weekend of July. We might end up directly under the core of heat early next week before the high pressure breaks down again, allowing for another possible rain chance by the middle of next week. See the 7 Day Forecast for details.

Keep cool and enjoy your Thursday.

SUN/MOON

  • SUNRISE6:40 amSUNSET8:30 pm
  • MOONRISE4:47 amMOONSET6:02 pm
  • MOONRISEWaning CrescentWaning Crescent

Current Temps

  • ABIA77ºFog/Mist
  • AUSTIN77ºFog/Mist
  • BOERNE79ºPartly Cloudy
  • BURNET81ºPartly Cloudy
  • CASTROVILLE81ºFair
  • COLLEGE STATION81ºFair
  • FORT HOOD83ºPartly Cloudy
  • FREDERICKSBURG79ºFair
  • HONDO81ºFair
  • KERRVILLE81ºFair
  • K-FH AIRPORT79ºMostly Cloudy
  • KILLEEN81ºPartly Cloudy
  • LACKLAND AFB82ºOvercast
  • MARBLE FALLS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • MCGREGOR84ºA Few Clouds
  • NEW BRAUNFELS80ºMostly Cloudy
  • PLEASANTON82ºFair
  • RANDOLPH AFB80ºOvercast
  • SA INT'L AIRPORT83ºOvercast
  • SAN MARCOS75ºFog/Mist
  • STINSON FIELD82ºA Few Clouds
  • TEMPLE81ºA Few Clouds
  • UVALDE81ºFair
  • WACO82ºPartly Cloudy

National Temps

  • ATLANTA82ºPartly CloudyBOSTON72ºOvercast
  • CHICAGO68ºA Few CloudsDALLAS/FORT WORTH83ºMostly Cloudy
  • DENVER84ºPartly CloudyHOUSTON82ºA Few Clouds
  • MIAMI83ºLight RainNEW ORLEANS82ºMostly Cloudy
  • PHOENIX99ºMostly CloudySAN FRANCISCO62ºA Few Clouds
  • SEATTLE58ºLight RainWASHINGTON DC77ºOvercast

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