Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Great Bend, Great Bend Municipal Airport (KGBD)

Lat: 38.35°NLon: 98.87°WElev: 1886ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 11:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Great Bend KSSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. North wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Great Bend KSSimilar City Names
 38.35°N 98.82°W
10:38 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
12am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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