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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 14 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (998.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 30 Apr 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe KS

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 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 45. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. West wind around 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. West wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe KS
 38.88°N 94.83°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
8:40 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
9am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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