Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

St. Joseph, Rosecrans Memorial Airport (KSTJ)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: 94.91°WElev: 823ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Atchison KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Light south southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 16 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Light south southeast wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 95. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 16 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Atchison KS
 39.57°N 95.14°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
10:58 pm CDT Sep 18, 2018
12am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2018
 
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