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Critical Fire Weather Over The Southwest U.S., Heavy Rain And Flash Flooding Likely In Hawaii

The combination of strong winds and very dry humidity will lead to critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest through Friday. The potential exists for explosive wildfire growth given ignition. Heavy rain and flash flooding can be expected over the Hawaiian Islands where Flash Flood Watches remain in effect into Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winfield / Arkansas City, Strother Field (KWLD)

Lat: 37.17°NLon: 97.04°WElev: 1158ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1027.6 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 20 Apr 3:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Wellington KS

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Low around 45. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  High near 52. East wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Low around 45. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. High near 52. East wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Wellington KS
 37.29°N 97.44°W
3:36 am CDT Apr 20, 2018
4am CDT Apr 20, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 26, 2018
 
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