Severe Storms in the North High Plains; Heavy Rain in the Gulf States

Severe thunderstorms with locally heavy rain that could cause flash flooding will be possible across the Upper Midwest. Storms with damaging wind may impact the Northeast. Regardless of tropical development, a low in the north-central Gulf may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. Elevated fire weather threats continue in the Central Great Basin and northern Alaska panhandle. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 5 Jul 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Merriam KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Merriam KS
 38.97°N 94.69°W (Elev. 1102 ft)
2:29 pm CDT Jul 5, 2020
3pm CDT Jul 5, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2020
 
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