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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Lawrence KS

Flash Flood Watch August 21, 07:00pm until August 22, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Lawrence KS
 38.99°N 95.26°W
6:40 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
7am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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