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Current Conditions

  • 73°
  • Overcast
  • Wind: SE 8 mph
  • Humidity: 47%
  • Visibility: 13.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 52°
  • Pressure: 30.06 in. +

Nowcast

  • Now as of 5:44 PM CDT on April 20, 2014

    Scattered areas of rain and thunderstorms will affect locations west of a Bonham...Rockwall...to Waco line through 7 PM. The strongest storms will produce hail up to penny size...brief heavy rainfall and cloud to ground lightning. All precipitation will move northeast around 35 mph. Elsewhere...a partly to mosty cloudy sky will prevail through mid evening with a few light showers or sprinkles.

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Forecast data from the National Digital Forecast Database.

5 Day Forecast

  • Sunday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 79 °
  • Low: 64 °
  • Chance of T-Storms
  • Monday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 81 °
  • Low: 63 °
  • Chance of T-Storms
  • Tuesday
  • Clear
  • High: 82 °
  • Low: 64 °
  • Clear
  • Wednesday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 82 °
  • Low: 64 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Thursday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 88 °
  • Low: 64 °
  • Chance of T-Storms

Forecast for Dallas, Texas

Updated: 4:00 PM CDT on April 20, 2014

  • Sunday

    Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. High of 79F. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

  • Sunday Night

    Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. Low of 64F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain in the morning, then overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. High of 81F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50% with rainfall amounts near 0.3 in. possible.

  • Monday Night

    Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 63F. Winds from the West at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the North after midnight. Chance of rain 30%.

  • Tuesday

    Clear. High of 82F. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Tuesday Night

    Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 64F. Winds from the East at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Partly cloudy. High of 82F. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of rain after midnight. Low of 64F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Thursday

    Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 88F. Winds from the SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 64F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Friday

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 86F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Friday Night

    Clear. Low of 68F. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 88F. Breezy. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 70F. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Sunday

    Mostly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 84F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Sunday Night

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 66F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy. High of 82F. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Monday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 61F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy. High of 79F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Tuesday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 61F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Clear. High of 79F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Clear. Low of 61F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Thursday

    Clear. High of 79F. Winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear. Low of 61F. Winds from the ENE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the NW after midnight.

Personal Weather Stations

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Location: The Hockaday School, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.0 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: SSW at 4.0 mph Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.7 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.00 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Churchill Way, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:18 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.6 °F Dew Point: 55 °F Humidity: 53% Wind: SSW at 3.7 mph Pressure: 29.70 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Beltline & Preston Rd-North Dallas, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.5 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: SSE at 8.7 mph Pressure: 30.06 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Wellington Run, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.4 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: SE at 2.0 mph Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Via Del Norte, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 72.0 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 81% Wind: Calm Pressure: 16.29 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 72 °F Graphs

Location: Flintcove - Near Parkhill, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.8 °F Dew Point: 59 °F Humidity: 59% Wind: WSW at 4.9 mph Pressure: 30.33 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Southeast, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 74.8 °F Dew Point: 43 °F Humidity: 32% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: University Park, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:17 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.5 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.01 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Meadow Glen, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:24 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.3 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 57% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.02 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: South Building Garage 4th Floor, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.5 °F Dew Point: 58 °F Humidity: 58% Wind: South at 5.0 mph Pressure: 30.02 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: richardson, tx, Richardson, TX

Updated: 6:15 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.9 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: South at 4.0 mph Pressure: 29.99 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Frankford/Preston, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:14 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.6 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: SE at 3.1 mph Pressure: 30.05 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Nob Hill, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.9 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 53% Wind: East at 2.2 mph Pressure: 29.59 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Northwest Richardson, Richardson, TX

Updated: 6:19 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.0 °F Dew Point: 39 °F Humidity: 29% Wind: SE at 4.0 mph Pressure: 30.01 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 76 °F Graphs

Location: Preston Highlands, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 74.1 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: West at 1.6 mph Pressure: 30.04 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Las Colinas, Irving, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 74.5 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 54% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.02 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Whispering Springs, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.6 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: SSE at 2.0 mph Pressure: 30.05 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: NW Merriman Park, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:24 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.3 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 57% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.90 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: West Highland Park, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.6 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 54% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.04 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Lake Highlands, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.9 °F Dew Point: 55 °F Humidity: 52% Wind: SSE at 3.0 mph Pressure: 29.92 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Rosemeade II, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:25 PM CDT

Temperature: 74.1 °F Dew Point: 60 °F Humidity: 61% Wind: ESE at 1.1 mph Pressure: 29.90 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: North Hill Estates, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:25 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.4 °F Dew Point: 56 °F Humidity: 55% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.96 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Merriman Park, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.4 °F Dew Point: 58 °F Humidity: 58% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Oaklawn Heights-TML2, Dallas, TX

Updated: 6:14 PM CDT

Temperature: 74.7 °F Dew Point: 63 °F Humidity: 68% Wind: WNW at 2.2 mph Pressure: 29.84 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Timbercreek Estates, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:27 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.8 °F Dew Point: 55 °F Humidity: 52% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.93 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Meadow Ridge, Carrollton, TX

Updated: 6:26 PM CDT

Temperature: 73.8 °F Dew Point: 57 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: ENE at 2.0 mph Pressure: 29.92 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

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NWS Forecaster Discussion




Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Fort Worth Texas 
333 PM CDT sun Apr 20 2014 


Discussion... 
a nearly solid area of elevated showers and thunderstorms has 
developed this afternoon across parts of northwest Texas. At 3 
PM...the activity was bounded roughly by Wichita Falls... 
Bridgeport and Abilene. Additional showers and storms were 
developing near Coleman and Brownwood. All activity was moving 
northeast at around 40 miles per hour. The forecast for tonight will feature 
the highest probability of precipitation across the northern areas...with likely category 
near the Red River...with only a slight chance in the far south. 
Some of these elevated storms could produce small hail along with 
frequent lightning...but pose a minimal severe threat. We will 
continue to watch for surface-based storm development near the 
dryline in West Texas...but chances are that any such strong to 
severe storms will diminish drastically before reaching as far 
east as Graham or Breckenridge late this evening. 


Models are in good agreement that the strong upper forcing for 
ascent...associated with the current convective activity...will 
begin moving east of the area after midnight. There may be a 
minimum in convective activity across the area from 3 am to noon 
on Monday. However...we cant rule out at least isolated 
development in any area during this time frame given proximity of 
upper trough across West Texas and continued ascent from low level 
warm air advection. 


Breaks in the clouds will lead to moderate to strong instability 
developing over much of north and central Texas on Monday 
afternoon. With temperatures around 80 and dew points in the low 
to middle 60s...surface based cape values should reach 2000 j/kg 
locally. Expect scattered to numerous thunderstorms to develop by 
early afternoon as mesoscale lift from cold front/windshift 
crosses the Red River. The strong instability and moderate deep 
layer shear of 30 knots will lead to multicell clusters of strong 
to severe storms...with a threat for damaging winds and large hail. 
Weak low level shear...cell mergers...and relatively strong storm 
outflow should limit the tornado threat to the first few hours 
after initiation in the early afternoon. The storms will likely 
spread east and southeast with the cold front...and gradually 
weaken as they concentrate in the east and southeast areas by 
midnight. 


Lingering showers in the extreme south will end early Tuesday. 
Clearing skies and above normal temperatures are forecast Tuesday 
afternoon in the subsident air behind the departing shortwave. Dry 
weather will continue through Wednesday afternoon...with lower and 
middle 80s forecast for highs in all areas. 


Next chances for showers and storms will arrive for the periods 
Wednesday night through Thursday night and Friday night through 
Sunday. Will keep probability of precipitation on the low side for the middle week system 
given only modest forcing at best from a fast moving plains 
shortwave. There is more uncertainty with regard to next weekends 
system...as medium range models depict a much deeper trough 
developing into the southern rockies by late in the weekend. Will 
forecast the highest probability of precipitation for North Texas on Sunday Apr 27...but 
will go no higher than 30 percent at this time given uncertainties 
with timing this far out. 


09/gp 


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Preliminary point temps/pops... 
Dallas-ft. Worth, Texas 62 81 62 82 61 / 50 50 40 5 5 
Waco, Texas 60 80 61 82 60 / 20 40 50 5 5 
Paris, Texas 59 77 59 79 56 / 60 50 60 5 5 
Denton, Texas 60 79 59 82 58 / 50 50 40 5 5 
McKinney, Texas 60 77 58 80 57 / 60 50 50 5 5 
Dallas, Texas 63 80 62 82 61 / 50 50 50 5 5 
Terrell, Texas 60 79 60 81 58 / 40 50 60 5 5 
Corsicana, Texas 60 79 61 81 60 / 30 40 60 5 5 
Temple, Texas 59 82 61 83 60 / 20 30 50 10 5 
Mineral Wells, Texas 61 81 58 82 58 / 40 50 30 5 5 


&& 


Forward watches/warnings/advisories... 
none. 


&& 


$$ 


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