Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

St. Joseph, Rosecrans Memorial Airport (KSTJ)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: 94.91°WElev: 823ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.60 in (1001.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Highland KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 55. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 72. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 55. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 72. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Highland KS
 39.86°N 95.26°W (Elev. 1001 ft)
12:10 am CDT May 19, 2019
1am CDT May 19, 2019-6pm CDT May 25, 2019
 
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