Fire Weather Threats Remain High Across the West; Heavy Rain Potential for the Mid To Lower Mississippi Valley

Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with elevated outlooks and Red Flag Warnings. Also, The threat for dry thunderstorms will be widespread from the Great Basin to the Interior Northwest. Meanwhile, the tail end of a low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns, especially in eastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Great Bend, Great Bend Municipal Airport (KGBD)

Lat: 38.35°NLon: 98.87°WElev: 1886ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 15 Aug 2:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Great Bend KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Great Bend KS
 38.33°N 98.82°W
3:10 pm CDT Aug 15, 2018
3pm CDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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