More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lyons-Rice County Municipal Airport (KLYO)

Lat: 38.34°NLon: 98.23°WElev: 1692ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 21 Oct 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth KS

  • Today

    Today: A chance of drizzle, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Drizzle

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of drizzle between 7pm and 4am.  Patchy fog before 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 24 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a north wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost before midnight, then widespread frost after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of drizzle, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A slight chance of drizzle between 7pm and 4am. Patchy fog before 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 7 to 13 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 24 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a north wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
Areas of frost before midnight, then widespread frost after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth KS
 38.72°N 98.24°W
7:59 am CDT Oct 21, 2020
8am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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