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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 18 mph
Barometer 29.54 in (1000.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Jan 3:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
3:10 pm CST Jan 22, 2018
4pm CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 29, 2018
 
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