Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hays, Hays Regional Airport (KHYS)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 99.27°WElev: 1998ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 17 Jan 5:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Hays KSSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. North northeast wind 13 to 17 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light east northeast  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. North northeast wind 13 to 17 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light east northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Hays KSSimilar City Names
 38.88°N 99.32°W (Elev. 2008 ft)
5:31 pm CST Jan 17, 2022
6pm CST Jan 17, 2022-6pm CST Jan 24, 2022
 
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