Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport KS
 38.84°N 94.74°W (Elev. 1001 ft)
8:55 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
9pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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