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Severe weather possible for parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening for parts of the central Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, including parts of southern Nebraska and eastern Kansas, northern Oklahoma and western Missouri. Thunderstorms with large hail, locally-damaging wind and a tornado or two are likely across these areas.
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4 Miles WNW Independence KS

7 Day Forecast

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Wichita KS Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 86 °F

Tonight

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 67 °F

Thursday

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Thunderstorms
Likely

High: 77 °F

Thursday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 51 °F

Friday

Breezy

Breezy

High: 69 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 41 °F

Saturday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 69 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 48 °F

Sunday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
  • Tonight Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Thursday Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
  • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 69.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 77.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 80.