Warming Up, Storm Chances Ahead

After a great weekend we have highs getting in the mid-80’s for the next couple of days. A south wind will pump up the humidity as well as it’ll start feeling like mid-May.

The average high at DFW so far this May is about 76°. Last year its was 85° by this date. What is ahead could be the longest run of 80-degree days we’ve had so far this year.

Temp Trend

An upper-level low over northern Mexico is going to move into north Texas by Tuesday. It’ll provide storm chances starting by Tuesday night and stretch to Thursday:

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It’s been dry for May (typically the wettest month of the year), only a quarter inch of rain has fallen at DFW airport so far. The best chance of adding to that amount will be Wednesday:

Precip Chances

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