Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 18 May 3:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arma KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Arma KS
 37.55°N 94.69°W (Elev. 981 ft)
3:59 pm CDT May 18, 2022
4pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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