Severe Weather for the Central High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of strong winds and large hail are possible over portions of the central High Plains this afternoon, including parts of the Denver metro area. A stalled front is expected to bring additional rain and flash flood risks in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast through Thursday. Red flag warnings are in effect across the Interior Northwest and Great Basin today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 5 Aug 5:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elk City KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Elk City KS
 37.3°N 95.93°W
3:26 pm CDT Aug 5, 2020
5pm CDT Aug 5, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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