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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lufkin, Angelina County Airport (KLFK)

Lat: 31.23°NLon: 94.75°WElev: 295ft.

Fair

26°C

78°F

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 20 km/h
Barometer 1016.5 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 23 Mar 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lufkin TX

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 26. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 26. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Lufkin TX
 31.34°N 94.73°W (Elev. 91 m)
5:15 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
7pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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