Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. 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

79°F

26°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Aug 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport KS

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport KS
 37.67°N 97.45°W
3:57 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
5am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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