Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Current conditions at

Hill City, Hill City Municipal Airport (KHLC)

Lat: 39.37°NLon: 99.83°WElev: 2224ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1004.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Damar KS

Severe T-storm Watch until August 18, 03:00am
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until August 18, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Sun

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Damar KS
 39.36°N 99.57°W (Elev. 2001 ft)
8:45 pm CDT Aug 17, 2019
10pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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