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Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Waco - Earliest and Latest Freezes        Click Here for DFW

 

Average Date of...
  • First Freeze - November 22
  • Last Freeze - March 11

 

Earliest First Freeze
Rank Date Temperature
1 Oct 24, 1917 32
2
(tie)
Oct 28, 2017 30
Oct 28, 2012 30
Oct 28, 1957 32
5 Oct 29, 1910 32
6
(tie)
Oct 30, 1993 29
Oct 30, 1980 29
8 Oct 31, 2019 30
9
(tie)
Nov 2, 1991 31
Nov 2, 1951 28
Latest Last Freeze
Rank Date Temperature
1
(tie)
Apr 15, 2014 31
Apr 15, 1983 31
3 Apr 13, 1997 32
4 Apr 12, 1940 32
5 Apr 11, 1989 30
6 Apr 10, 1973 28
7 Apr 9, 2003 32
8
(tie)
Apr 7, 2009 26
Apr 7, 2007 32
10 Apr 5, 1920 32
 
Latest First Freeze
Rank Date Temperature
1 Dec 21, 1998 28
2 Dec 20, 1965 31
3 Dec 18, 1971 32
4 Dec 17, 1925 31
5 Dec 16, 1973 32
6
(tie)
Dec 15, 1949 32
Dec 15, 1931 32
8 Dec 14, 1923 31
9 Dec 13, 1954 29
10
(tie)
Dec 12, 1961 24
Dec 12, 1947 30
Earliest Last Freeze
Rank Date Temperature
1 Feb 5, 2000 27
2 Feb 7, 1949 29
3
(tie)
Feb 8, 1992 31
Feb 8, 1961 29
5 Feb 9, 1941 29
6 Feb 10, 1970 30
7
(tie)
Feb 12, 1933 26
Feb 12, 1925 31
9 Feb 13, 1985 31
10 Feb 15, 1946 32