RECORD COLD CLOSES OUT OCTOBER 2019 AT DFW

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 9:13am CST

The coldest Halloween in 26 years just occurred at DFW. It was 1993 when we had a cold blast of similar magnitude to the one that just happened. In fact, the cold blast of 1993 was actually a little colder and produced snow flurries on the 29th. On Halloween 1993, we reached a low of […]

WE FALL BACK ONE HOUR THIS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2019

Friday, November 1st, 2019 9:18am CST

Just a reminder that we fall back one hour at 2:00 am, Sunday, November 3, 2019. Central Daylight-Savings Time (CDT) ends and we begin Central Standard Time (CST). Remember to set your clocks back one hour.

9 CONFIRMED TORNADOES HIT THE METROPLEX LAST SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2019

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019 2:48pm CST

The National Weather Service office in Fort Worth has confirmed that 9 tornadoes hit the Metroplex last Sunday, October 20, 2019. The strongest and most devastating of which was the Dallas Tornado: Rating: EF-3 Winds: 140 mph Start Time: 8:58pm End Time: 9:30pm Track: 15.75 miles Other tornadoes touched down in Rowlett, Midlothian, Ferris, 2 […]

DFW SETS A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE YESTERDAY, OCTOBER 6TH

Monday, October 7th, 2019 6:22am CST

A record high temperature of 97°F was set at DFW Airport yesterday, October 6th. This breaks the old record of 96°F set in 1956.

SEPTEMBER 2019 THE HOTTEST AND DRIEST ON RECORD FOR DFW

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 9:08am CST

September 2019 is the hottest and driest on record for DFW as officially recorded at DFW Airport. Records date all the way back to September 1898 (121 years). The average temperature for September 2019 was 86°F. The normal average temperature for September should be around 78°F. We had the most 95°F and 90°F days than […]

DFW REACHES 100°F OFFICIALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SUMMER SEASON

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 9:02am CST

Yesterday, July 30, 2019, the high temperature hit 100°F. This marks the first official 100 degree day for the 2019 summer season at DFW. By no means a record late first 100 degree day (that is in Septemeber), but it is quite rare for us to go all of June and most of July without […]

RECORD DAILY RAINFALL AT DFW YESTERDAY

Monday, June 17th, 2019 9:45am CST

DFW Airport recorded 2.42 inches of rain on Sunday, June 16, 2019. This breaks the old record of rain for that dateof 1.32 inches which was previously set in 1968.

DFW SETS A RECORD LOW MAX TEMPERATURE YESTERDAY

Saturday, May 11th, 2019 6:44am CST

The high temperature yesterday, May 10, 2019, at DFW Airport was 57°F. This breaks the record for the lowest maximum temperature for May 10th of 63°F previously set in 1954.

SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER OUTBREAK EXPECTED TODAY LATE AFTERNOON WELL INTO THE EVENING

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 3:00pm CST

A potentially significant severe weather episode is unfolding for the forecast area later this afternoon well into this evening. The Storm Prediction Center has placed the entire forecast area in the Enhanced Risk category for severe weather. Please see the map below. The Enhanced Risk area is in orange, the Slight Risk area is in […]

NEW AND IMPROVED RADAR AND SATELLITE ADDED TO THE SITE

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 11:07pm CST

We have been making several changes to the site behind the scenes over the last few weeks. Some additional, exciting features are being added. One of which you will notice is the new radar and satellite at the bottom of the home page. The old radar and maps page is now gone. The new radar […]