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

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 15 Aug 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Gardner KS

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 7pm.  Patchy fog between 1am and 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy fog between 1am and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Gardner KS
 38.82°N 94.89°W (Elev. 1060 ft)
10:55 am CDT Aug 15, 2018
11am CDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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