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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 27 Apr 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Merriam KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 50. East wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 52. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 46. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Low around 50. East wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 52. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 46. North northeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Merriam KS
 38.99°N 94.74°W (Elev. 906 ft)
8:41 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
10pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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