On July 7, 2015, NWS implemented changes to the icons depicted on all of its point-forecast pages. Changes include new icon images with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

A page depicting all of the new icon images can be accessed here: www.weather.gov/forecast-icons

Changes to the icons were based on analysis of 6,700 public comments collected in 2014. Also, many of these changes are based on the results of a research project led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Users are encouraged to continue to provide comments regarding these changes via email at icons@noaa.gov. NWS will continue to analyze incoming feedback and refine the icons as necessary. Any substantial change to the icons will be facilitated through the NWS public comment/review process.

First day of meteorological fall marked by above-normal temps. across much of U.S.

Above-normal temperatures are forecast across much of the contiguous U.S. on Tuesday and in some cases will be as much as 10-15 degrees above average for this time of year. Afternoon highs could reach 90 or higher from the Great Plains to the Eastern Seaboard. One exception will be across parts of the Pacific Northwest. Remember to practice heat safety if you plan to spend extended time outside.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 1 Sep 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Overland Park KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Labor Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Overland Park KS
 38.91°N 94.69°W (Elev. 1033 ft)
4:25 pm CDT Sep 1, 2015
5pm CDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 8, 2015
 
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