The warm Austin weather that attracts so many people to move here is once again turning into gloomy Seattle with rain forecast all week. And in a weird phenomenon, Seattle is experiencing clear skies with high temperatures.
On Monday, while Seattle is under an excessive heat warning (a high temperature of 108 degrees), Austin will likely see thunderstorms after 1 p.m. into the night, according to the National Weather Service.
Tuesday's weather will mirror today's forecast. Scattered thunderstorms will linger all week, so you'll want to have that umbrella handy.
Temperatures will stay relatively low for summer in Austin with lows in the 70s and the high for the week being 93 degrees on Friday.
Evening convection continues to wind down, with no rainfall expected between 10 pm and 6 am. Daily rain chances continue through much of the week with highest chances expected in the midday to late afternoon hours. pic.twitter.com/iTVtGGrkXw
— NWS Austin/San Antonio (@NWSSanAntonio) June 27, 2021
Recently, Austin weather reflected Seattle's weather with more rain from the start of the year through May. Austin had weathered 19.8 inches of rain compared to a measured 17.38 inches in Seattle and 13.28 inches in Portland.
While it may seem like it is raining more in Austin, all three cities see a similar amount of rainfall per year. Each year, Austin sees 36.25 inches of rainfall; Portland sees 36.91 inches and Seattle sees 39.34 inches of rain per year.
However, the Capital City actually sees far fewer rainy days a year on average (around 85) than Portland or Seattle, where it rains 156 and 160 days, respectively.
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It's not on the level of LeBron signing with the Spurs, but who knows, maybe you'll see him at Guero's one day, having a Rob's Especial marg and a No. 1 dinner?
LeBron James, Draymond Green, Kevin Love, LeBron's business partner Maverick Carter, and a bunch of other sports-related investors are buying a Major League Pickleball expansion franchise.
Oddly, MLP teams aren't associated with places, so at this point it's just "an expansion team."
But Major League Pickelball is based in Austin, created, according to the Austin Business Journal, by Dreamland and Richard's Rainwater owner Steve Kuhn.
League investors include familiar Austin names like C3 Presents founders Charles Attal and Charlie Walker, Parsley Energy founder and partial Austin FC owner Brian Sheffield, Silicon Labs Chairman Nav Sooch, and pickleball enthusiast Brené Brown.
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Fall promises to be a one-of-a-kind camping experience. From Sept. 16 to Nov. 24, weekends will be packed with fall-themed activities, including special Halloween weekends in October. Campers can enjoy activities like fall crafts, campground trick-or-treating, costume contests, site decorating, outdoor movie nights, and more!
Packages and Ways to Stay
Camp Fimfo Waco
Located just 5 miles from McLane Stadium, Camp Fimfo Waco is the perfect place to stay during home game weekends. Skip the stuffy hotel room and embrace the great outdoors before cheering on the Baylor Bears! Campers can purchase a Baylor Tailgating Package that includes a pre-game meal from Executive Chef Sean Kelley and transportation to and from the game! Chef Kelley will also be cooking up delicious, elevated tailgating meals near the stadium so make sure to check out The Plaid Plate food truck before the game.
Stay in style and comfort, no matter your camping preference! At Camp Fimfo Waco, there are multiple ways to stay. Red Carpet RV sites come with a concrete pad and patio, full hook-ups, cable hook-up, a charcoal grill, fire ring and fire pit. Back-in or pull-thru options are available, as well as coveted spots tucked along the Bosque River!
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Amenities and Activities
Camp Fimfo Waco
Camp Fimfo Waco features lots of amenities to fill your days with fun, whether you’re a kid or kid at heart. After challenging your friends to a game of pickleball, basketball, or mini golf, go for a dip in the resort-style, heated pool - open daily through October! Stay on the weekends through October to enjoy the interactive splash playground. With plenty of ways to burn off energy, like the jumping pillow or playground, you can be sure to end the day with a peaceful night around the campfire!
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