Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather in Central Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible in parts of the Dakotas and western Minnesota through tonight. Meanwhile, dry and very hot weather will result in critical fire weather conditions for parts of the central Plains. An area of low pressure in the western Gulf of Mexico may bring heavy rainfall to parts of coastal Texas by Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 29 Jun 5:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pittsburg KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
Pittsburg KS
 37.42°N 94.69°W (Elev. 892 ft)
5:29 pm CDT Jun 29, 2022
6pm CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
 
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