Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 2 Mar 7:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburg KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 74. Wind chill values as low as 33 early. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Clear then
    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 74. Wind chill values as low as 33 early. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburg KS
 37.42°N 94.69°W (Elev. 892 ft)
4:47 am CST Mar 2, 2024
8am CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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