DFW AIRPORT SETS RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE YESTERDAY

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 11:29am CDT

DFW Airport set a new record high temperature yesterday, October 9, 2017. The high temperature reached 96°F breaking the old record of 95°F set in 1963.

HURRICANE IRMA NOT A THREAT TO THE TEXAS COAST

Friday, September 1st, 2017 12:41pm CDT

Hurricane Irma, still days away from making landfall on the continental United States, is not a threat to the Texas coast, despite the garbage being disseminated on social media. In fact, there is not a computer model forecast that takes Irma into the Texas coast. Irma will likely be our next major hurricane in the Atlantic basin […]

UPDATE ON HURRICANE HARVEY

Friday, August 25th, 2017 9:39am CDT

The latest information on Hurricane Harvey as of 9:00 am 8/25/2017 is: Location: 26.5N 95.9W About 130 miles or 205 km SE of Corpus Christi, TX About 135 miles or 215 km SSE of Port O’Connor, TX Sustained Winds: 110 mph or 175 km/h (Strong category 2 storm) Movement: NW or 315° at 10 mph…17 […]

ALERT: HURRICANE HARVEY EXPECTED TO BE A MAJOR HURRICANE TO MAKE LANDFALL IN TEXAS

Thursday, August 24th, 2017 12:15pm CDT

It has been more than 10 years since a major hurricane has made landfall on the United States coast. It was Hurricane Wilma in October of 2005. The last hurricane to affect Texas was category 2 Hurricane Ike in 2008, nearly 10 years ago. Harvey is now forecast by the National Hurricane Center to become […]

TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE ON AUGUST 21, 2017

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 2:07pm CDT

Much of the United States will experience a solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, including North Texas. However, North Texas will not be in the path of totality of this eclipse, thus they will not experience the total solar eclipse. The path of totality, the area where locations will be in the center of the […]

100 YEAR RECORD RAINFALL BROKEN YESTERDAY AND DFW OFFICIALLY REACHED 100°F FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SUMMER LAST FRIDAY

Sunday, June 25th, 2017 10:13am CDT

Last Friday, June 23, 2017, DFW Airport’s high temperature hit 100°F for the first time this summer, thanks to compressional warming ahead of a rather strong late season cold front. This front was responsible for the overnight intense convection that occurred Friday night. By the end of the day Saturday, June 24, 2017, DFW broke […]

A COOL START TO MAY 24, 2017 AROUND THE AREA

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 1:42pm CDT

Some of the coldest temperatures (so late in the month of May) in many years recorded across the area this morning (May 24, 2017). Officially, no record was broken at DFW Airport. The record still stands at 54°F set in 1940. The official low this morning was 58°F at DFW Airport. Below are some of the low temperatures around the […]

RECORD HIGH SET YESTERDAY, MARCH 20, 2017 AT DFW AIRPORT

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 9:49am CDT

A record high of 92°F was set yesterday at DFW Airport. This breaks the old record of 91°F set in 1932. The record for today, March 21st, is 100°F and will not be achieved as highs are forecasted to stay about like yesterday around 90°F.

REMINDER: WE SPRING FORWARD ONE HOUR THIS SUNDAY, MARCH 12, 2017

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 9:27am CDT

A reminder that we spring forward one hour this Sunday, March 12, 2017 as Central Daylight-Savings Time begins and Central Standard Time ends. So remember to set your clocks ahead one hour.

IT’S OFFICIAL – 2016-2017 HOTTEST WINTER ON RECORD FOR DFW

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 2:20pm CDT

Now that meteorological winter has ended (December through February), it is official that 2016-2017 is the hottest winter on record for DFW with an average temperature of 53.8°F. February 2017 is also the hottest February on record for DFW with an average temperature of 60.6°F some 10.7°F above normal. In addition, the winter of 2016-2017 also set […]