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Another cool night is in store for North and Central Texas, with lows ranging from the low 40s to low 50s. High clouds will increase in coverage overnight, resulting in partly cloudy skies. Winds will remain out of the south around 10 mph.
A cold front will move through North and Central Texas on Tuesday, and will bring an end to our warming trend. Winds will shift from the south around 5-10 mph to the north around 10-15 mph as the cold front makes its way across the region. Highs will range from the mid 60s to low 70s with partly to mostly cloudy skies.
Thanksgiving Day will be sunny with highs in the mid 60s to low 70s. Winds will be west to northwest around 5 mph.
Here is the latest drought monitor, released on 11/17/17 from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Note that this map is valid for the areas serviced by the National Weather Service in Fort Worth. Little to no measurable rain is forecast over the next week for our area.
The fall season (September-November) has been dry throughout much of North and Central Texas. Without additional precipitation before the end of November, Waco's autumn tally of 2.95" will rank among the top 10 driest on record. At DFW Airport, only 3.40" of rain has fallen since the beginning of September, more than 6 inches below the normal value for the entire fall season.

 
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January

Values in red represent the extremes for the month.

Date Sunrise
(CST)
a.m.
Sunset
(CST)
p.m.
Temperature (°F) Precipitation (in.)
Normal Maximum Minimum Month to
Date
Year to
Date
Record
Snowfall
Record
Precipitation
Max Min Avg Highest Lowest Highest Lowest
1 7:31 5:33 56 35 45 83 / 2006 24 / 1979 63 / 2005 10 / 1928 0.06 0.06 1.2 / 1985 1.04 / 1944
2 7:31 5:34 56 35 45 78 / 2004 21 / 1911 63 / 1950 8 / 1911 0.13 0.13 1.0 / 1985 0.79 / 2005
3 7:31 5:34 56 35 45 84 / 20091 19 / 1947 65 / 2004 4 / 1911 0.19 0.19 1.2 / 1942 1.57 / 2005
4 7:31 5:35 56 35 45 81 / 1921 20 / 1947 62 / 1955 4 / 1947 0.26 0.26 1.0 / 1950 3.15 / 1998
5 7:31 5:36 56 35 45 82 / 1927 24 / 1942 56 / 2008 9 / 19472 0.32 0.32 5.0 / 1910 1.28 / 1960
6 7:32 5:37 56 35 45 79 / 1982 27 / 2017 60 / 1907 11 / 1912 0.38 0.38 0.8 / 1988 0.78 / 2016
7 7:32 5:38 56 35 45 83 / 2006 25 / 1968 68 / 2008 6 / 1912 0.44 0.44 0.7 / 1913 2.08 / 1961
8 7:32 5:38 56 35 46 88 / 1969 27 / 19703 64 / 1907 11 / 19764 0.51 0.51 3.2 / 1937 1.95 / 2013
9 7:32 5:39 56 35 46 82 / 1957 22 / 1937 53 / 1900 12 / 19775 0.57 0.57 2.4 / 1962 1.52 / 2013
10 7:32 5:40 56 35 46 79 / 20176 16 / 1962 60 / 1916 7 / 1982 0.63 0.63 3.0 / 1906 0.76 / 1913
11 7:31 5:41 56 35 46 83 / 1911 17 / 1909 67 / 1911 4 / 1918 0.69 0.69 1.1 / 1973 1.53 / 1921
12 7:31 5:42 56 35 46 82 / 2000 18 / 1963 64 / 1911 1 / 1912 0.75 0.75 1.2 / 2003 2.42 / 1950
13 7:31 5:43 56 35 46 78 / 1996 25 / 19977 63 / 1907 7 / 1912 0.81 0.81 1.2 / 1921 1.00 / 2007
14 7:31 5:44 56 35 46 79 / 1928 23 / 1917 63 / 1907 4 / 1964 0.87 0.87 7.8 / 1917 0.78 / 1917
15 7:31 5:45 56 35 46 80 / 19148 31 / 1917 58 / 1935 11 / 1905 0.93 0.93 7.8 / 1964 3.16 / 2017
16 7:31 5:46 56 35 46 81 / 1935 26 / 1953 64 / 1935 11 / 1930 1.00 1.00 4.3 / 1964 2.27 / 2004
17 7:30 5:46 56 35 46 79 / 1952 24 / 1930 64 / 1907 2 / 1930 1.07 1.07 0.7 / 1966 0.59 / 1995
18 7:30 5:47 56 35 46 80 / 19239 26 / 1984 64 / 1907 -1 / 1930 1.14 1.14 3.8 / 1956 1.99 / 1990
19 7:30 5:48 57 35 46 84 / 1952 25 / 1943 60 / 1952 5 / 1943 1.21 1.21 1.7 / 1948 1.77 / 1935
20 7:29 5:49 57 35 46 83 / 1986 22 / 1985 65 / 1906 10 / 1985 1.29 1.29 T / 197910 0.76 / 2007
21 7:29 5:50 57 36 46 79 / 200511 20 / 1935 64 / 1909 7 / 1935 1.36 1.36 4.0 / 1918 3.09 / 1923
22 7:29 5:51 57 36 46 85 / 1909 25 / 194012 61 / 1909 6 / 1918 1.43 1.43 4.0 / 1940 1.95 / 1932
23 7:28 5:52 57 36 46 88 / 1943 23 / 1963 66 / 1909 9 / 1966 1.51 1.51 1.0 / 1926 1.47 / 1938
24 7:28 5:53 57 36 46 82 / 1943 25 / 1948 64 / 1950 9 / 1963 1.59 1.59 4.0 / 1948 1.36 / 1949
25 7:27 5:54 57 36 47 84 / 1952 23 / 1940 63 / 1994 12 / 1940 1.66 1.66 0.1 / 1949 3.54 / 2012
26 7:27 5:55 57 36 47 82 / 1953 30 / 194813 60 / 1994 12 / 1904 1.74 1.74 T / 196314 1.46 / 1916
27 7:26 5:56 57 36 47 81 / 1975 26 / 1961 62 / 1911 12 / 1963 1.81 1.81 1.1 / 1961 0.77 / 2000
28 7:26 5:57 58 36 47 85 / 1903 21 / 1948 67 / 2013 11 / 1948 1.89 1.89 2.4 / 1961 1.73 / 2010
29 7:25 5:58 58 36 47 84 / 1911 21 / 1951 62 / 200215 11 / 196116 1.97 1.97 3.3 / 1936 0.93 / 1999
30 7:24 5:59 58 36 47 86 / 1911 18 / 1951 62 / 1911 8 / 1949 2.05 2.05 4.0 / 1977 1.24 / 1982
31 7:24 6:00 58 36 47 93 / 1911 19 / 1951 64 / 1923 -2 / 1949 2.13 2.13 1.2 / 1985 3.07 / 2002
  56.4 35.5 45.9 <-- Normal --> 2.13  
Also in: 12006; 21942; 31937; 41942; 51962; 61995; 71916; 81901; 91914; 101958, 1954, 1950, 1948, 1935, 1922; 111952, 1909; 121937; 131904; 141948, 1925, 1918, 1902; 151968; 161951

 

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The period of record is January 1899 to present.
(The official climate record for Dallas/Fort Worth began September 1, 1898.)
Normals are based on data from the years 1981-2010.
Sunrise/sunset times are for 2018.