Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch December 19, 2016.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hill City, Hill City Municipal Airport (KHLC)

Lat: 39.37°NLon: 99.83°WElev: 2224ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Kirwin KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -4 and 6. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -4 and 6. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Kirwin KS
 39.65°N 99.16°W (Elev. 1775 ft)
2:44 pm CST Dec 6, 2016
4pm CST Dec 6, 2016-6pm CST Dec 12, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database