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Last Map Update: Thu, Jan. 17, 2019 at 5:47:26 am CST

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Today will be mostly sunny and warm - and a weak front in the Rolling Plains will wash out this morning. Winds will be fairly light most of the day.
Strong winds and slightly cooler temperatures are expected Friday as low pressure deepens across the area. Cloud cover also may thicken during the day.
Saturday will be much cooler behind a cold front and an upper trough passing through the region. Northerly winds near or greater than 30 mph are possible, especially from the eastern South Plains to the Rolling Plains.




 Current Weather Observations...
Location Time
Weather Vsby.
Wind Chill / Heat Index
Lubbock TX04:53Mostly Clear10443057WNW 1437 [WC]30.12
Childress TX04:53Clear8373695N 632 [WC]30.11
Plainview TX05:35Clear10352772W 729 [WC]30.11
Hereford TX05:35Clear7363181WSW 1028 [WC]30.13
Clovis NM04:56Clear10402862W 1332 [WC]30.14
Tucumcari NM04:53Clear10372869W 532 [WC]30.12
Amarillo TX04:53Clear10322885NW 626 [WC]30.10
Dalhart TX04:53Clear10312372WNW 1022 [WC]30.12
Pampa TX05:35Fog1/4363596WNW 1227 [WC]30.11
Altus OK05:35Overcast10423782N 1234 [WC]30.12
Vernon TX05:35Overcast10464184NNW 1738 [WC]30.10
Abilene TX04:52Clear10483970W 943 [WC]30.08
Sweetwater TX05:35Clear10483560WSW 943 [WC]30.13
Big Springs TX05:35Clear10433365WSW 639 [WC]30.17
Midland TX04:53Clear10443365W 839 [WC]30.17
Hobbs NM05:35Clear10423060NW 1434 [WC]30.18
Carlsbad NM04:53Clear10412961WNW 835 [WC]30.19
Albuquerque NM04:52Clear10312785W 3-30.27
Dallas/Fort Worth TX04:53Mostly Cloudy10535192SSW 12-29.99
Houston TX04:53Mist46363100SSW 6-30.12
Austin TX04:53Overcast8595586WSW 9-30.12

Local Weather History For January 17th...
1992 (17-18th): Following the heavy snow from the 13th, another vigorous storm system dropped between five and eight
inches of new snow from the South Plains into the Permian Basin. Lubbock measured a total of 7.4 inches by the morning of
the 18th. Minor traffic accidents were again commonplace.