Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Overcast

8°C

47°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1016.1 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 20 Oct 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. East wind 5 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance Rain

    High: 15 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. South wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Frost then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. East wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south wind 24 to 34 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. South wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Widespread frost, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe KS
 38.91°N 94.83°W (Elev. 304 m)
6:41 pm CDT Oct 20, 2020
7pm CDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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