More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 21 Oct 4:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Strong City KS

Wind Advisory October 22, 09:00am until October 22, 05:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Drizzle likely.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 6 mph.

    Drizzle
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle likely, mainly before 7pm.  Areas of fog before 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 55. East wind 7 to 16 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Drizzle
    Likely and
    Areas Fog
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Windy. Mostly
    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 22 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Drizzle likely. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Drizzle likely, mainly before 7pm. Areas of fog before 1am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 55. East wind 7 to 16 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 84. Windy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 22 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Strong City KS
 38.39°N 96.53°W
4:58 pm CDT Oct 21, 2020
5pm CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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