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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newton, Newton City/County Airport (KEWK)

Lat: 38.05°NLon: 97.28°WElev: 1532ft.

Overcast and Windy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 29 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 12:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Florence KS

Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 9 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 9 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Florence KS
 38.25°N 96.92°W
11:43 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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