Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Aug 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Madison KS
 38.13°N 96.13°W
3:32 pm CDT Aug 17, 2019
8pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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