Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Benton Lloyd Stearman Field (K1K1)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 97.11°WElev: 1364ft.

Fair

30°C

86°F

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 17 G 31 km/h
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index34°C (94°F)
Last update 14 Aug 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE El Dorado KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. East northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 31.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 33. East southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. East northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE El Dorado KS
 37.88°N 96.8°W
10:20 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
12pm CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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