Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Elkhart, Elkhart-Morton County Airport (KEHA)

Lat: 37°NLon: 101.88°WElev: 3622ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 29 Feb 4:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Elkhart KS

Fire Weather Watch March 2, 11:00am until March 2, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 19 to 24 mph becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 8 to 11 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Windy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 19 to 24 mph becoming south southwest 11 to 16 mph after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 8 to 11 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. South southeast wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Windy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Windy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Elkhart KS
 37.01°N 101.88°W (Elev. 3586 ft)
4:30 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
5pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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