Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Aug 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe KS
 38.88°N 94.8°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
6:12 pm CDT Aug 6, 2020
8pm CDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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