Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest; Heat Advisories in the Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and a few tornadoes are expected across the Upper Mississippi Valley, which includes the Twin Cities metro area. Meanwhile, heat advisories are in effect across the central and southern Plains, including the Kansas City metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed S 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 9 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Lincoln Center KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Lincoln Center KS
 39.05°N 98.19°W
6:18 pm CDT Aug 9, 2020
7pm CDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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