Strong Thunderstorms in the High Plains; Heavy Rain in the East; Dangerous Heat Returning to the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across portions of the northern/central High Plains Friday. Damaging winds and isolated large hail are the primary hazards. Rounds of heavy rainfall will likely lead to instances of flash flooding across the eastern Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, dangerous heat returns to the Western U.S. this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Liberal, Liberal Municipal Airport (KLBL)

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

Partly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 2:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Hugoton KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Low: 64 °F

    Mostly Cloudy

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    High: 93 °F

    Sunny and
    Breezy

  • Friday Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Low: 62 °F

    T-storms
    Likely

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the morning.

    High: 89 °F

    Sunny

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Low: 61 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    High: 82 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Low: 58 °F

    Chance
    T-storms

  • Monday

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

    High: 81 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Low: 57 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Hugoton KS
 37.17°N 101.36°W (Elev. 3117 ft)
3:36 am CDT Jul 19, 2024
3am CDT Jul 19, 2024-6pm CDT Jul 25, 2024
 
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