Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 29 Apr 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Shawnee KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East northeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 56. East wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East northeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 56. East wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Shawnee KS
 38.97°N 94.86°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
12:39 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
1am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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