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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

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

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 19 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Wichita KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Light south southeast wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Light south southeast wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Wichita KS
 37.65°N 97.31°W
7:01 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
7pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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