Severe Storms and Heavy Rain in the Plains; Cool with Mountain Snow in the Great Basin and Rockies

A cold front combining with Imelda remnants will produce severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain across the Central Plains and Middle Mississippi Valley. Storms may also develop in the Upper Midwest. Mountain snow in the North and Central Rockies, and widespread cooler than normal temperatures will follow the fronts passage. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.65°NLon: 97.43°WElev: 1332ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.69°N 97.34°W
3:54 am CDT Sep 21, 2019
4am CDT Sep 21, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2019
 
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