Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather in Central Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible in parts of the Dakotas and western Minnesota through tonight. Meanwhile, dry and very hot weather will result in critical fire weather conditions for parts of the central Plains. An area of low pressure in the western Gulf of Mexico may bring heavy rainfall to parts of coastal Texas by Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Jun 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Scammon KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Scammon KS
 37.24°N 94.83°W (Elev. 912 ft)
5:43 pm CDT Jun 29, 2022
6pm CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
 
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