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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Aug 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
3:40 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
5pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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