Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wichita - Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport KS

Flash Flood Watch until August 25, 07:00am
Severe T-storm Watch until August 25, 07:00am
Flood Warning until August 25, 08:15am
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Flash Flood Watch
Severe T-storm Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until August 25, 07:00am
    Severe T-storm Watch until August 25, 07:00am
    Flood Warning until August 25, 08:15am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 65. North northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 81. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light north northeast  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 65. North northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 81. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport KS
 37.67°N 97.42°W
3:41 am CDT Aug 25, 2019
4am CDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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