Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Liberal, Liberal Municipal Airport (KLBL)

Lat: 37.05°NLon: 100.97°WElev: 2884ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WNW Liberal Municipal Automatic Weather Observing KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 16 to 22 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of drizzle before 4pm, then areas of drizzle or freezing drizzle.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Areas
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Areas Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of drizzle or freezing drizzle before 11pm, then snow.  Low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 3. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Wintry Mix
    then Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers and freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind around 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of sleet.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow/Sleet

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 16 to 22 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Areas of drizzle before 4pm, then areas of drizzle or freezing drizzle. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday Night
Areas of drizzle or freezing drizzle before 11pm, then snow. Low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 3. Blustery, with a north wind 18 to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers and freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind around 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind 6 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of sleet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of freezing rain before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WNW Liberal Municipal Automatic Weather Observing KS
 37.09°N 101.07°W (Elev. 2946 ft)
3:16 pm CDT Oct 24, 2020
4pm CDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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