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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.67°N 97.36°W
3:17 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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