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Very Active Weather Pattern Over The Western And Central U.S. Through Midweek

A powerful storm system will bring heavy snow, strong winds, and dangerous travel to much of the western and central U.S. through midweek. Snowfall amounts could exceed one foot in a few locations. On the warm side of this system, heavy rainfall and flooding will be possible from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair and Windy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 26 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Feb 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Council Grove KS

Wind Advisory until February 18, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 18, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Drizzle

    Low: 51 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 45 by 2pm. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 5am, then freezing rain. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of freezing rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 45 by 2pm. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Rain before 5am, then freezing rain. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of freezing rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and midnight, then snow showers likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Council Grove KS
 38.7°N 96.53°W
11:40 am CST Feb 18, 2018
1pm CST Feb 18, 2018-6pm CST Feb 24, 2018
 
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