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Storms, then winds this weekend

Wind Advisory until 1AM Sunday morning

April 13, 2019 - 8:56 am
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AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Saturday will start off with a chance at strong to possibly severe storms, before a front pushes through bringing strong winds to the area this afternoon and evening.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for Travis, Williamson, and Hays Counties from 4 PM Saturday to 1 AM Sunday...

Behind the front, sustained winds will be over 25mph, gusting to 40mph, prompting the Wind Advisory.

After things calm down overnight, Sunday and Monday will feature "Chamber of Commerce" conditions, with few clouds, lows in the upper 40s, and highs in the 70s. Clouds will return Tuesday, with a chance of showers and storms Wednesday.

Here's a look at the extended forecast:

REST OF TODAY...Breezy. Becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Thunderstorms and showers in the morning, then a slight chance of thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Highs in the mid 70s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph increasing to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 90 percent.

TONIGHT...Breezy, cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.

SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 mph in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 50. South winds 5 mph.

MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear before midnight then becoming cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

TUESDAY...Cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.

TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

WEDNESDAY...Cloudy in the morning then clearing. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.

THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Clear. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the mid 50s.

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