Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chanute, Chanute Martin Johnson Airport (KCNU)

Lat: 37.67°NLon: 95.48°WElev: 1001ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1004.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 3:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Mildred KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Mildred KS
 38.02°N 95.17°W
4:28 am CST Mar 3, 2024
4am CST Mar 3, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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