Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lost Springs KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light south southeast wind becoming southeast 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of drizzle between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Patchy blowing snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light south southeast wind becoming southeast 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A chance of drizzle between 9am and noon, then rain likely after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm. Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Patchy blowing snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Lost Springs KS
 38.56°N 96.96°W
12:27 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
1pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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