Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atkinson Municipal Airport (KPTS)

Lat: 37.45°NLon: 94.73°WElev: 950ft.

Overcast

19°C

67°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 15 km/h
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Apr 2:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NE Hepler KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 27 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a south wind 40 to 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a southwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 14. East wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Clear then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 22. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 27 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a south wind 40 to 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a southwest wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. East wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 22. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NE Hepler KS
 37.73°N 94.86°W (Elev. 293 m)
2:15 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
3am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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