Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Benton Lloyd Stearman Field (K1K1)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 97.11°WElev: 1364ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 4:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

El Dorado KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 9 to 18 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Cloudy then
    Rain Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm.  Low around 19. Windy, with a north wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a north wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Rain likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 9 to 18 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm. Low around 19. Windy, with a north wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a north wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
El Dorado KS
 37.83°N 96.86°W
4:07 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
4pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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