Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Paola KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Paola KS
 38.6°N 94.86°W (Elev. 912 ft)
6:25 am CDT Jun 29, 2022
7am CDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2022
 
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