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Severe weather possible for parts of Plains on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley, with a higher concentration of severe storms possible in parts of eastern Kansas and far southeast Nebraska. Large hail and damaging winds could occur with the stronger thunderstorms. A tornado or two will be possible as well.
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Wichita KS

7 Day Forecast

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Overnight

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

Low: 66 °F

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 86 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

Low: 63 °F

Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 73 °F

Thursday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 51 °F

Friday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 70 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 42 °F

Saturday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 74 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Overnight A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 13 mph.
  • Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
  • Wednesday Night A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
  • Thursday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 70.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
  • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 74.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 80.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
  • Monday Sunny, with a high near 79.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 81.