A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Light Rain

18°C

64°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 1007.1 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Prairie Village KS

Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 26, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 18. East northeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 23. East wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 18. East northeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 23. East wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Prairie Village KS
 38.97°N 94.66°W (Elev. 304 m)
3:55 am CDT May 26, 2020
5am CDT May 26, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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