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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

Fair

98°F

37°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 19 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light east southeast  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Light south southeast wind becoming south southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light east southeast in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Light south southeast wind becoming south southwest 13 to 18 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth KS
 38.74°N 98.24°W
7:01 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
7pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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