Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.1 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 14 May 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lenexa KS

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. South wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Lenexa KS
 38.97°N 94.77°W (Elev. 997 ft)
7:09 am CDT May 14, 2021
9am CDT May 14, 2021-6pm CDT May 20, 2021
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database