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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wichita, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 1:53 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Overnight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 63. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.67°N 97.36°W
1:26 am CDT May 5, 2015
3am CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 11, 2015
 
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