Severe Thunderstorms Possible from Ohio Valley to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat in Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with wind damage and a risk for a tornado, will be possible from the Ohio Valley, central Appalachians and Mid-Atlantic states on Thursday. Dangerous heat will be possible from the Central Plains into the northern Gulf Coast though the weekend. Heavy rain in the Southwest U.S. could lead to flash flooding over the next several days as monsoonal conditions persist. Read More >

Current conditions at

Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport (KOJC)

Lat: 38.85°NLon: 94.74°WElev: 1096ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 29 Jul 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Olathe KS

Heat Advisory until July 30, 09:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 30, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Fri

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 104. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 104. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Olathe KS
 38.88°N 94.83°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
11:26 am CDT Jul 29, 2021
11am CDT Jul 29, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
 
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