LUBBOCK, Texas — KAMC Meteorologist Shelby Mac has today’s forecast. Sponsored by J Ferg Pros.
Today: A strong cold front has moved across West Texas this morning bringing in cold air and windy conditions. Highs this afternoon will stay chilly as we get near 47°.
Tonight: Temperatures this evening will drop below freezing but a southerly breeze will pick up overnight. Our evening low will be close to 29°.
Tomorrow: A 20 degree warm up will happen tomorrow bringing back mild conditions with partly cloudy skies. The afternoon high for our Tuesday will be 68°.
Winds this morning have been strong as they move 15 to 25 miles per hour with gust up to 55 miles per hour. As the sun comes up the breeze will slowly slack off, but it will affect our temperatures for most of the day. The breeze will start to shift and move in from the south through our afternoon which will set us up for a much warmer day by tomorrow.
This morning temperatures are around freezing across the South Plains. The winds are so aggressive that it feels more like the lower 20’s due to the wind chill. However, windy conditions will subside through the afternoon as the sunshine tries to warm us up. Highs this afternoon will be in the upper 40’s, which will be a 30 degree temperature dropped compared to highs yesterday. As the night goes on, the wind chill will return after sunset.
Our coldest day of December so far is in the forecast as we start off a new work week. Highs this afternoon will be in the upper 40’s, which is much chillier than yesterday. We will slowly warm up by the time you are picking the kids up from school, but the sunshine will battle the cold air that moved in this morning. A shift in the breeze from the north to the south later today will lead to warmer conditions tomorrow.
A cold front moved across the South Plains this morning which means we will have a chilly and windy days. Winds through our morning will move 15 to 25 miles per hour and battle with the sunshine. Highs will only get into the upper 40’s which will make it our coldest day of December yet. A quick warm up by tomorrow afternoon will lead to temperatures getting into the upper 60’s for our Tuesday. Mild conditions will last through the rest of the work week before another strong cold front come sin by the weekend. This will knock highs down into the lower 50’s for our Saturday.
Have a great afternoon!
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