Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.69°NLon: -97.34°WElev: 1332ft.

A Few Clouds

33°F

1°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 11 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KSSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 7 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 7 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. East northeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain or freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 7 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 7 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. East northeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain or freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KSSimilar City Names
 37.69°N 97.34°W
6:28 am CST Feb 11, 2016
6am CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 17, 2016
 
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