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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed E 15 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Mar 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Drizzle

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of drizzle before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Areas Drizzle
    then
    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Areas of drizzle before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
12:11 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
2am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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