Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winfield / Arkansas City, Strother Field (KWLD)

Lat: 37.17°NLon: 97.04°WElev: 1158ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 15 Apr 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Winfield KS

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 49. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy frost after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 58. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 49. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Areas of frost. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Winfield KS
 37.23°N 96.96°W
2:50 am CDT Apr 15, 2021
4am CDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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