Monday afternoon weather update from KLBK: August 1, 2022 | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas — KLBK Chief Meteorologist Jacob Riley has your Monday night weather update.

This evening: Partly cloudy. Minimum of 78°. S winds 8-12 MPH.
Tomorrow: Partly cloudy and WARM. 99° high. S winds 12-18 MPH.

After a cooler day in some areas, a mild night is expected in the southern plains. We will keep partly cloudy skies around the area with southerly winds around 8-12 MPH. Temperatures will bottom out between 70 and 80 at sunrise on Tuesday.

Tuesday will be much warmer in the Southern Plains! Highs will range from 95 to 105 degrees under mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies. A stray shower will be possible, but most areas will remain rainless. Winds will be from the south around 12-18 MPH. Tuesday night through Wednesday morning will remain warm as lows only fall in the 70s to 80s.

From Wednesday to Friday, there will be isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms. The best chance of rain seems to be Thursday afternoon. Most areas will remain dry, but some of us may see up to 0.25″-0.50″ of precipitation. Each day, high temperatures will climb to somewhere between 95 and 105 degrees under partly to mostly cloudy skies. Winds will remain from the south, with sustained speeds ranging from 10-20 MPH. Morning lows will remain between 70 and 80.

Long term forecast:
The remainder of our forecast period is expected to remain dry and warm. Our stagnant pattern remains, with high pressures dominating the southern plains region of the United States. Highs will remain in the 95 to 105 degree range under partly cloudy skies. We will remain mostly rainless except for an isolated shower or two in eastern New Mexico. The morning lows will remain above average, bottoming out between the lower 70s and lower 80s.

7 day forecast
Validity: August 1, 2022

Lubbock weather data for Monday, August 1:
Sunrise: 6:59 a.m. CDT
Sunset: 8:47 p.m. CDT
Mid High: 94°
Record record: 106° (1966)
Mid Bass: 69°
Lowest record: 55° (1925)

Have a great Tuesday, South Plains!

-Jacob

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Twitter: @jrileywx

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