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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1032.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 19 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Dorrance KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. East southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. East southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 52. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Dorrance KS
 38.94°N 98.59°W
9:37 am CDT Apr 19, 2018
11am CDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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