Lubbock, TX

55.6°F / 13.1°C
Mostly Cloudy
Humidity: 97%
Dew Point: 55°F / 13°C
Wind: SE at 0.0 mph / 0.0 km/h
Wind Gust: 0.0 mph / 0.0 km/h
Pressure: 29.91 in / 1013 hPa (Rising)
Visibility: 8.0 miles / 12.9 kilometers
Clouds: Scattered Clouds (SCT) : 10000 ft / 3048 m
Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 20000 ft / 6096 m
Mostly Cloudy (BKN) : 25000 ft / 7620 m
Yesterday's Maximum: 74°F / 23°C
Yesterday's Minimum: 52°F / 11°C
UV: 0 out of 16
Sunrise:6:39 AM CDT
Sunset:8:50 PM CDT
Moon Rise:5:13 PM CDT
Moon Set:4:10 AM CDT
Moon Phase Waxing Gibbous
NOAA Weather Radio
METAR KLBB 291153Z 21005KT 8SM SCT100 BKN200 BKN250 13/13 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP126 CB DSNT E 70321 T01330128 10167 20133 51006
As of: 7:05 AM CDT on May 29, 2015
Observed at: Carlisle Park, Lubbock, TX

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Forecast

Today
chancetstorms
84° | 60°F
29° | 16°C
Saturday
chancetstorms
73° | 57°F
23° | 14°C
Sunday
partlycloudy
78° | 59°F
26° | 15°C
Today is forecast to be
Much Warmer than yesterday.
Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Saturday morning...
Today
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday
Cooler. Cloudy with chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then partly sunny with slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the upper 70s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
As of: 4:26 am CDT on May 29, 2015 from station 79409
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Scientific Forecaster Discussion

Warnings & Notices

Flash Flood Watch

Expires 10:00 AM CDT on May 30, 2015
Statement as of 4:54 am CDT on May 29, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Saturday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Texas and the
Panhandle of Texas... including the following areas... in
northwest Texas... Childress... Cottle... Crosby... Dickens...
Floyd... Garza... Hale... Kent... King... Lubbock... Lynn... Motley
and Stonewall. In the Panhandle of Texas... Briscoe... Hall and
Swisher.

* From this evening through Saturday morning

* a complex of thunderstorms is expected to develop along a cold
front moving into the South Plains this evening and lasting
through Saturday morning. Very intense rain rates will occur
with the strongest storms... bringing the risk of inundation and
flash flooding.

* Rapid runoff through saturated soils may result in flash
flooding of urban areas... along rivers and creeks... and other
flood prone areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Local Storm Report



05/28/2015 0143 PM

Lubbock south plaibock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Car stalled in street flooding near 67th and slide.




05/28/2015 0145 PM

2 miles S of Lubbock Intl abock, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.





05/28/2015 0153 PM

Lubbock Intl airpock Intl abock, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Metar observation.




05/28/2015 0205 PM

Idalou, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Running water curb deep at 3rd and main




05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            3 feet of water over I-27 under overpass with stranded
            cars




05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            I-27 underpass has 3 feet of water with cars stranded.




05/28/2015 0300 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Vehicle washed off Road on fm1540 north of Clovis
            Highway. Fm1540 remains closed in that area.




05/28/2015 1250 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by public.


            Likely microburst. Power out for spec customers.




05/28/2015 0615 PM

7 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.





05/28/2015 0800 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m6.93 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Total rainfall for the day




05/28/2015 1254 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Falling at the High School. Streets flooded over curbs.




05/28/2015 0101 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by school official.


            Falling now at Middle School.




05/28/2015 0115 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water covering curbs.




05/28/2015 0125 PM

Reese center, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by meteorologist.


            Nickel to quarter size.




05/28/2015 0125 PM

Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Several tree branches 2-3 inches in diameter broken off
            trees




05/28/2015 0132 PM

Lubbock Intl airpoland, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by ASOS.





05/28/2015 0140 PM

2 miles WNW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Power pole downed near 4th and quaker Ave.




05/28/2015 0300 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Vehicle washed off Road on fm1540 north of Clovis
            Highway. Fm1540 remains closed in that area.





05/28/2015 0800 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Heavy rain m6.93 inch, reported by NWS employee.


            Total rainfall for the day





05/28/2015 0615 PM

7 miles SW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by public.






05/28/2015 0125 PM

Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Several tree branches 2-3 inches in diameter broken off
            trees





05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            I-27 underpass has 3 feet of water with cars stranded.





05/28/2015 0223 PM

2 miles N of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by trained spotter.


            3 feet of water over I-27 under overpass with stranded
            cars





05/28/2015 0205 PM

Idalou, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Running water curb deep at 3rd and main





05/28/2015 0132 PM

Lubbock Intl airpo, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by ASOS.






05/28/2015 0153 PM

Lubbock Intl airpo, Lubbock County.

Hail m1.50 inch, reported by official NWS obs.


            Metar observation.





05/28/2015 0140 PM

2 miles WNW of Lubbock, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Power pole downed near 4th and quaker Ave.





05/28/2015 0143 PM

Lubbock south plai, Lubbock County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Car stalled in street flooding near 67th and slide.





05/28/2015 0145 PM

2 miles S of Lubbock Intl a, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by Emergency Mngr.






05/28/2015 0115 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Water covering curbs.





05/28/2015 0125 PM

Reese center, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by meteorologist.


            Nickel to quarter size.





05/28/2015 0101 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.50 inch, reported by school official.


            Falling now at Middle School.





05/28/2015 1254 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Falling at the High School. Streets flooded over curbs.





05/28/2015 1250 PM

Shallowater, Lubbock County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by public.


            Likely microburst. Power out for spec customers.





05/27/2015 0920 PM

7 miles se of Anton, Lubbock County.

Funnel cloud, reported by meteorologist.





05/27/2015 0920 PM

7 miles se of Anton, Lubbock County.

Funnel cloud, reported by meteorologist.




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