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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Jun 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Dorrance KS

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Hot

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Dorrance KS
 38.94°N 98.59°W
9:46 pm CDT Jun 29, 2015
11pm CDT Jun 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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