National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

It will be mostly clear and cool tonight with lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Winds will be north to northwest at 10 to 15 mph.
It'll be sunny and cooler Tuesday with highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph combined with relative humidities in the teens and 20s will result in elevated fire weather conditions.
A dry cold front will move through the area this evening. Temperatures will fall quickly will breezy north winds continuing into Tuesday.
A powerful jet stream will allow Canadian air to spill south, reaching Texas late in the week. Friday and Saturday will be the coolest days so far this season with chilly north winds. Morning low temperatures this weekend will be in the 30s and 40s. When the winds subside Saturday night, frost may develop.
There will be low chances of showers along and east of a Bowie to Fort Worth to Hearne line Friday as an upper level trough moves across the region. Otherwise, expect dry weather through Friday. The combination of the gusty southwest winds and low relative humidities will result in elevated fire weather concerns Thursday afternoon.

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Freeze Summary for Waco        Click Here for DFW

Average Number of Freeze Days (1981-2010):

Waco - Freezes (1981-2010)


First and Last Occurrences (1902-2017*):
  • Average date of first freeze: November 23
  • Average date of last freeze: March 12
  • Earliest freeze: Oct 24, 1917 (32°F)
  • Latest freeze: Apr 15, 2014 (31°F)
                         Apr 15, 1983 (31°F)
  • Latest first freeze: Dec 21, 1998 (28°F)
  • Earliest last freeze: Feb 5, 2000 (27°F)

      * data through the winter of 2016-2017

Most and Fewest:
  • Most in a season: 70 (2013-2014)
  • Most in a calendar year: 55 (1978)
  • Fewest in a season: 11 (1952-1953, 1902-1903)
  • Fewest in a calendar year: 8 (1931, 1921)
  • Most in a month: 25 (Jan 1940, Dec 1909)
  • Most by month...
    • October - 3 (1917)
    • November - 12 (1959)
    • December - 25 (1909)
    • January - 25 (1940)
    • February - 17 (1936)
    • March - 9 (1965, 1932)
    • April - 2 (1987)
  • Only month to record both 32°F and 100°F: Mar 1971 (29°F on the 3rd and 100°F on the 28th)