Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE (KIDP)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 95.78°WElev: 825ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 9 Mar 1:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Buxton KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Buxton KS
 37.39°N 95.84°W
12:33 am CST Mar 9, 2021
1am CST Mar 9, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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