National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

We'll be monitoring the potential for a thunderstorm complex to move into North Texas from Oklahoma tonight. There are low storm chances along and north of I-20, with greater chances along the Red River. Strong winds and some hail would be possible if the complex reaches North Texas. Otherwise, it will be partly cloudy with lows in the mid 70s to low 80s.
Thunderstorms are expected to develop in the vicinity of a weak frontal boundary Saturday evening, progressing east to southeast to near the I-20 corridor Saturday night before dissipating during the overnight hours. A few of these storms may become severe, containing large hail and damaging winds. Stay tuned to your local forecast to get the latest weather updates as we head into the weekend!
High temperatures in the upper 90s to lower 100s are expected this weekend for much of the region. When combined with the humidity, heat index values may exceed 105 degrees during the afternoon in many locations. Remember to stay hydrated and take frequent breaks if planning outdoor activities.
The heat will continue next week with most of North and Central Texas experiencing high temperatures in the mid to upper 90s. Be sure to stay hydrated and take frequent breaks if outdoors!
Hot days coming up... Be sure to know the terminology and don't forget these heat safety rules. For additional information check out this heat safety website: www.weather.gov/heat

 
Text Product Selector (Selected product opens in current window)
Latest Text Products Issued (Experimental)
Safe Rooms Icon Cooperatirve Rainfall (CoCoRaHs) icon Storm Ready Icon AirNow Icon
Greatest Number by SEASON
Rank # of Days Year
1 70 2013-2014
2 51 1909-1910
3
(tie)
50 1995-1996
50 1983-1984
50 1976-1977
50 1939-1940
7
(tie)
49 1977-1978
49 1911-1912
9
(tie)
48 1978-1979
48 1963-1964
Least Number by SEASON
Rank # of Days Year
1
(tie)
11 1952-1953
11 1902-1903
3
(tie)
13 1940-1941
13 1930-1931
5
(tie)
14 1944-1945
14 1933-1934
14 1922-1923
14 1920-1921
9 15 1931-1932
10
(tie)
16 1949-1950
16 1907-1908

Greatest number by CALENDAR year
Rank # of Days Year
1 55 1978
2 54 2013
3 51 2014
4 49 1963
5
(tie)
47 1985
47 1979
47 1976
8 46 2008
9
(tie)
45 2010
45 1989
45 1940
Least Number by CALENDAR year
Rank # of Days Year
1
(tie)
8 1931
8 1921
3
(tie)
12 1992
12 1933
5
(tie)
14 1969
14 1953
14 1941
14 1923
9
(tie)
16 1952
16 1934