Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday's Weather Concerns

The start of the Memorial day weekend will feature a number of weather hazards. Severe storms are expected in the north-central Plains and perhaps across New England. Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Four Corners region. The Northwest will be unsettled with cooler temperatures, showers and mountain snow. A few record highs are likely in the south-central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of sprinkles before 10am.  Sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of sprinkles before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.23°W
9:26 pm CDT May 27, 2022
10pm CDT May 27, 2022-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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