Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hays, Hays Regional Airport (KHYS)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 99.27°WElev: 1998ft.

Thunderstorm Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 2:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W La Crosse KS

Flash Flood Watch August 23, 07:00pm until August 24, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  Low around 67. East southeast wind 7 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 8 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. Low around 67. East southeast wind 7 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 8 to 14 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W La Crosse KS
 38.54°N 99.34°W (Elev. 2077 ft)
3:02 pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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