Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wichita - Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1007.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KSSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a northwest wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KSSimilar City Names
 37.69°N 97.34°W
11:46 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
2pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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