Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Light Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Strong City KS

Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am
Flood Warning until May 25, 10:45am
Flood Warning until May 25, 02:12am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am
    Flood Warning until May 25, 10:45am
    Flood Warning until May 25, 02:12am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Strong City KS
 38.39°N 96.53°W
6:57 am CDT May 24, 2019
7am CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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