Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Fontana KS

Flash Flood Watch until May 28, 07:00am
Flood Warning May 27, 12:04pm until May 30, 09:31pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 28, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  High near 76. South wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west southwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. High near 76. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Fontana KS
 38.46°N 94.8°W (Elev. 906 ft)
8:10 am CDT May 27, 2016
10am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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