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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Vernon KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of rain before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of rain before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East northeast wind 11 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Vernon KS
 37.73°N 97.84°W
7:50 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
8pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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