Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chanute, Chanute Martin Johnson Airport (KCNU)

Lat: 37.67°NLon: 95.48°WElev: 1001ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 16 Jun 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Erie KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. South southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Erie KS
 37.6°N 95.31°W
6:59 am CDT Jun 16, 2021
9am CDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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