Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Jul 4:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Farlington KS

Excessive Heat Warning until July 8, 12:00am
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 8, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Fri

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Farlington KS
 37.71°N 94.83°W (Elev. 899 ft)
2:58 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
4am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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