Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe KS
 38.88°N 94.8°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
10:40 pm CDT Aug 11, 2020
11pm CDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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