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Hot Weather and Wildfire Concerns Continue in Northwest, a Few Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest

A few severe thunderstorms can be expected Monday afternoon and evening over the western Great Lakes states, and over the middle Ohio River valley. The strongest storms will produce damaging winds and large hail. An isolated tornado or two is also possible over the middle Ohio River Valley. In the interior northwest, very hot weather and wildfire concerns will continue Monday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Merriam KS

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Merriam KS
 38.99°N 94.74°W (Elev. 905 ft)
4:30 pm CDT Jun 29, 2015
7pm CDT Jun 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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