Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hays, Hays Regional Airport (KHYS)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 99.27°WElev: 1998ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jun 1:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Hays KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 9 to 16 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light northwest  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 9 to 16 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light northwest in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Hays KS
 38.87°N 99.35°W (Elev. 2021 ft)
2:19 am CDT Jun 25, 2021
2am CDT Jun 25, 2021-6pm CDT Jul 1, 2021
 
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