Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wichita - Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 18 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1001.9 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Conway Springs KS

Red Flag Warning March 3, 11:00am until March 3, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Conway Springs KS
 37.4°N 97.64°W
12:44 am CST Mar 3, 2024
1am CST Mar 3, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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