Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Medicine Lodge, Medicine Lodge (KP28)

Lat: 37.28°NLon: 98.55°WElev: 1539ft.

80°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Medicine Lodge KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. East northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. East northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Medicine Lodge KS
 37.29°N 98.62°W (Elev. 1480 ft)
5:17 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
5pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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