Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pratt Municipal (KPTT)

Lat: 37.7°NLon: 98.75°WElev: 1952ft.

Fair

96°F

36°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Turon KS

Heat Advisory until August 20, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 20, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Tue

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 105. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 105. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind 6 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Turon KS
 37.81°N 98.44°W
7:50 am CDT Aug 20, 2019
11am CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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