Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Benton Lloyd Stearman Field (K1K1)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 97.11°WElev: 1364ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 10:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

El Dorado KS

Flash Flood Watch until August 23, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until August 23, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Fri

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
El Dorado KS
 37.81°N 96.86°W
10:31 am CDT Aug 22, 2019
11am CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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