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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Worth, Meacham International Airport (KFTW)

Lat: 32.83°NLon: 97.36°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

21°C

69°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 30 km/h
Barometer 1010.9 mb (29.88 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Feb 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Worth TX

Flood Watch until February 22, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 22, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 24. South wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 3. Light and variable wind becoming north 25 to 30 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 5. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 10. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 8. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 19. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind around 20 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 24. South wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 5 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 3. Light and variable wind becoming north 25 to 30 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 5. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 10. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 8. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind around 20 km/h.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 25 km/h becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Worth TX
 32.75°N 97.34°W (Elev. 182 m)
7:36 am CST Feb 20, 2018
9am CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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