Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Mostly Cloudy

8°C

47°F

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed N 26 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1024.6 mb (30.24 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (22°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill5°C (41°F)
Last update 20 Apr 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

Freeze Warning April 21, 01:00am until April 21, 10:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -2. North northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: -2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -2. North northwest wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming west southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday
Widespread frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.69°N 97.34°W
3:45 pm CDT Apr 20, 2021
3pm CDT Apr 20, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 27, 2021
 
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