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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Fair and Windy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed S 29 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.62 in (1001.8 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Sylvan Grove KS

Wind Advisory until March 24, 05:00am
Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 24, 05:00am
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between midnight and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Sylvan Grove KS
 38.96°N 98.5°W
3:47 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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