UPDATE: Weather threat diminishing. Active, warm, and humid patt

UPDATE: Weather threat diminishing. Active, warm, and humid pattern ahead

UPDATE: Several severe thunderstorms moved across the South Plains Saturday evening. A few thunderstorms may linger into evening, but should overall quiet down after midnight.

Large hail was reported south of Muleshoe and also near Lovington and Tatum. Storms are moving to the E/SE. 

Here is the current radar image:

South Plains radar

Expect this warm, muggy, active pattern to continue for the next few days. This evening, we're watching some thunderstorms develop mainly west of I-27. A few of these could be strong, but we're not expecting as much thunderstorm coverage as Friday. Things should quiet down after midnight.

TONIGHT: Isolated thunderstorms before midnight, some of which may be strong. Lows near 56° and SE wind 10-15mph.

SUNDAY: Partly cloudy with some scattered showers and thunderstorms. High near 81° and S wind of 10mph.

We will cool down toward the end of the week with high temperatures struggling to reach the 70s, with a little more sunshine. Right now it looks like some remain could return on Saturday.

~RG3

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