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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 29 Apr 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Louisburg KS

Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm
Flood Warning until April 30, 03:30am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm
    Flood Warning until April 30, 03:30am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 3am. Low around 46. East wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 3am. Low around 46. East wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Louisburg KS
 38.57°N 94.66°W (Elev. 1112 ft)
8:40 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
11pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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