Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Emporia KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before noon, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow before noon, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Emporia KS
 38.39°N 96.19°W
12:10 pm CST Jan 21, 2018
12pm CST Jan 21, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database