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Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wichita, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 22 May 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KSSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 55. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 63. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KSSimilar City Names
 37.69°N 97.34°W
11:47 am CDT May 22, 2015
1pm CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 2015
 
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