Rain and Snow Winding Down in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Winter Storm in Alaska

The Atmospheric River event is beginning to wind down along the West Coast. However, lingering showers and mountain snow will remain throughout the day. In the southwest, dry conditions combined with gusty winds has led to critical fire weather concerns especially in west Texas and New Mexico. A potent system in Alaska has prompted Blizzard warnings across the Western and Northern Arctic Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Great Bend, Great Bend Municipal Airport (KGBD)

Lat: 38.35°NLon: 98.87°WElev: 1886ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 11:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ellinwood KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 33.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Ellinwood KS
 38.36°N 98.6°W
11:28 am CST Feb 21, 2024
12pm CST Feb 21, 2024-6pm CST Feb 27, 2024
 
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