Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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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.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NE 20 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 29 Apr 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.67°N 97.36°W
6:29 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
6pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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