Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair

98°F

37°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 16 Jun 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington KS
 38.2°N 95.74°W
3:11 pm CDT Jun 16, 2021
4pm CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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