Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wichita, Colonel James Jabara Airport (KAAO)

Lat: 37.75°NLon: 97.22°WElev: 1417ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Jul 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Wichita KS

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Wichita KS
 37.71°N 97.31°W
9:39 am CDT Jul 28, 2016
9am CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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