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

Wichita - Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed S 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.69°N 97.34°W
4:59 pm CDT Jun 29, 2022
6pm CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
 
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