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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 >

Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

A Few Clouds

35°F

2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1027.7 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 19 Apr 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Shawnee KS

  • Today

    Today: Widespread frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East southeast wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Shawnee KS
 38.97°N 94.86°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
5:56 am CDT Apr 19, 2018
6am CDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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