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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

El Dorado Captain Jack Thomas Airport (KEQA)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 96.81°WElev: 1378ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 20 Feb 3:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

El Dorado KS

Winter Weather Advisory February 21, 03:00pm until February 22, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow and sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 11pm, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between 11pm and midnight, then freezing rain likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Freezing Rain
    Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Freezing rain likely before 2pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 2pm and 3pm, then rain likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with freezing rain after 9pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow and sleet likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 11pm, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between 11pm and midnight, then freezing rain likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Freezing rain likely before 2pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 2pm and 3pm, then rain likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with freezing rain after 9pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
El Dorado KS
 37.83°N 96.86°W
2:21 pm CST Feb 20, 2018
3pm CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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