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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

A Few Clouds

91°F

33°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 21 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Abilene KS

Flash Flood Watch August 21, 07:00pm until August 22, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Abilene KS
 38.94°N 97.22°W
3:09 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
5pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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