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

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 39.01°NLon: 95.21°WElev: 830ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 25 Oct 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Baldwin City KS

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 2am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain.  Low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 10am, then snow likely between 10am and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow and freezing rain after 5pm.  High near 32. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of freezing rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow and sleet before 1pm, then a slight chance of sleet between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely before 2am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain. Low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 10am, then snow likely between 10am and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow and freezing rain after 5pm. High near 32. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of freezing rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow and sleet before 1pm, then a slight chance of sleet between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Baldwin City KS
 38.8°N 95.2°W
5:26 am CDT Oct 25, 2020
6am CDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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