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Active Weather Alerts for Bedford, TX

Bedford, TX (76021)

Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
315 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

This hazardous weather outlook is for north texas.

.day one, today and tonight.
isolated afternoon and early evening thunderstorms are possible
across the western and southern parts of north texas.

.days two through seven, thursday through tuesday.
there will be a slight chance of thunderstorms across parts of
north texas thursday afternoon and evening. thunderstorm chances
will increase over the entire area friday and saturday.
thunderstorm chances will end on sunday for all except for the
eastern areas.

.spotter information statement...
spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Hazardous Weather Outlook...updated

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
924 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

This hazardous weather outlook is for north texas.

.day one, tonight.

no hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.days two through seven, wednesday through monday.

isolated afternoon and early evening thunderstorms are possible
across the western and southern parts of north texas on wednesday. 

thunderstorm chances will continue across much of the region late
thursday through late saturday, as an upper level system moves
through the plains. 

.spotter information statement...

spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
306 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

This hazardous weather outlook is for north texas.

.day one, late this afternoon and tonight.

isolated thunderstorms are possible through this evening, with
most activity dissipating after sunset. gusty outflow winds and
dangerous lightning are expected to be the main hazards.

.days two through seven, wednesday through monday.

isolated afternoon and early evening thunderstorms are possible
across the western and southern parts of north texas on wednesday. 

thunderstorm chances will continue across much of the region late
thursday through late saturday, as an upper level system nears
and moves through the plains. chances will diminish and end later
on sunday, as the system moves away from the area.

.spotter information statement...
spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
740 AM CDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...waco climate narrative for july 2014...

it took until july 7 for the temperature to reach 95 degrees at waco 
regional airport. this was one day shy of the latest date for the 
first occurrence of 95 degrees. there was only one triple-digit high 
(100 degrees on july 28).

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waco - latest dates for first occurrence of 95 degrees

   1   july 8, 1995
       july 8, 1975
       july 8, 1919
   4   july 7, 2014 *
       july 7, 2000
   6   july 3, 1997
   7   july 1, 1941
   8   june 29, 1979
   9   june 28, 1973
  10   june 27, 1983

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there were 7 days during the month that the temperature dipped below 
70 degrees, just one day shy of the record for july. the mean 
temperature for july tied for the 11th coolest on record, and the 
average low temperature for the month was the 5th coolest.

for waco, july was the 10th consecutive month with a below normal 
mean temperature. through the end of july, it was the coolest start 
to a year since 1983. the average low temperature for the year to 
date (january 1 to july 31) was the 2nd coolest on record.

waco tallied 8.31 inches of rain during june, but only 0.15 fell 
during july.

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waco - lowest july precipitation totals

   1   0.00   1993
       0.00   1930
   3    t     1963
        t     1924
   5   0.01   1980
   6   0.05   1969
   7   0.07   1962
   8   0.09   2011
   9   0.10   1970
  10   0.12   1965
  11   0.15   2014*
       0.15   1913

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airport sites               july               january-july 2014
                       2014  departure     total  departure  percent

waco                   0.15    -1.64       19.60    -0.51       97
dfw airport            0.98    -1.18       11.57   -10.63       52

dallas love field      1.18    -1.03       12.13   -10.32       54
fort worth meacham     0.99    -1.43       11.49   -11.11       51
dallas executive       1.57    -0.94       13.99    -9.78       59
fort worth alliance    2.21    -0.35       14.66    -8.05       65
arlington              1.34    -1.01        9.86   -12.77       44

denton                 6.24    +3.75       16.86    -6.70       72
mckinney               4.80    +2.60       14.57    -9.43       61
terrell                3.65    +0.99       14.60   -10.04       59
corsicana              0.92    -1.19       19.63    -3.97       83 
mineral wells          0.91    -1.08       12.36    -6.90       64

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Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
740 AM CDT SAT AUG 2 2014

...dallas/fort worth climate narrative for july 2014...

on july 13, dfw airport hit 100 degrees for this first time this 
year. there were 5 triple-digit highs during the month, but there 
were just as many lows in the 60S. three of those cool mornings were 
record lows, july 18-20. for the first time since 1938, the 
mercury stayed below 80 degrees for 3 consecutive days during july. 
only july 1905 had more days with highs in the 70S.

every monthly precipitation total at dfw airport this year has been 
below normal. the year-to-date total through the end of july was 
among the driest on record.

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dallas/fort worth - lowest january-july precipitation totals

   1    6.35   1909
   2    9.14   1972
   3   10.54   1899
   4   10.92   1971
   5   11.08   1934
   6   11.57   2014*
   7   11.80   1980
   8   12.10   1901
   9   12.20   1956
  10   12.91   1954

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july rainfall varied widely across north texas. some locations in 
the dallas/fort worth metroplex tallied less than an inch, but in 
northern denton and southern cooke counties, monthly totals were 
over 15 inches.

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airport sites               july               january-july 2014
                       2014  departure     total  departure  percent

dfw airport            0.98    -1.18       11.57   -10.63       52
waco                   0.15    -1.64       19.60    -0.51       97

dallas love field      1.18    -1.03       12.13   -10.32       54
fort worth meacham     0.99    -1.43       11.49   -11.11       51
dallas executive       1.57    -0.94       13.99    -9.78       59
fort worth alliance    2.21    -0.35       14.66    -8.05       65
arlington              1.34    -1.01        9.86   -12.77       44

denton                 6.24    +3.75       16.86    -6.70       72
mckinney               4.80    +2.60       14.57    -9.43       61
terrell                3.65    +0.99       14.60   -10.04       59
corsicana              0.92    -1.19       19.63    -3.97       83 
mineral wells          0.91    -1.08       12.36    -6.90       64

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