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Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair and Breezy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (998.3 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Emporia KSSimilar City Names

Wind Advisory until April 16, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 16, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Emporia KSSimilar City Names
 38.41°N 96.19°W
9:11 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
9am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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