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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ottawa Municipal Airport (KOWI)

Lat: 38.54°NLon: 95.25°WElev: 958ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 29 Apr 5:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Trading Post KS

Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm
Flood Warning April 30, 11:40pm until May 4, 11:40pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 30, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Patchy fog. High near 57. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Areas of fog. Low around 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 57. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Areas of fog. Low around 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Trading Post KS
 38.29°N 94.75°W (Elev. 787 ft)
2:55 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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