Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Elkhart, Elkhart-Morton County Airport (KEHA)

Lat: 37°NLon: 101.88°WElev: 3622ft.

Sky Obscured with Haze

81°F

27°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 27 Jul 8:50 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Elkhart KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 96. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Elkhart KS
 36.94°N 101.99°W (Elev. 3730 ft)
8:45 pm CDT Jul 27, 2021
9pm CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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