Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible from the central Plains into the Great Lakes today, Friday and Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Liberal, Liberal Municipal Airport (KLBL)

Lat: 37.05°NLon: 100.97°WElev: 2884ft.

Fair

97°F

36°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 24 Jun 1:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Liberal KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 103 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 17 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 95. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

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

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 17 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 95. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 62. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 9 to 14 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Liberal KS
 37.05°N 100.93°W (Elev. 2877 ft)
12:31 pm CDT Jun 24, 2021
2pm CDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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