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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 10:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
9:10 am CDT Mar 24, 2017
11am CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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