Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Emporia, Emporia Municipal Airport (KEMP)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 96.19°WElev: 1204ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington KS

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington KS
 38.2°N 95.74°W
6:09 am CDT Aug 17, 2018
6am CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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