Flooding Threat from Western Monsoon; Hot in the South; Severe Storms Possible in the southern Mid-Atlantic

Heavy rainfall from monsoonal activity will continue the potential for flash flooding, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas from the northern Great Basin to the southern Rockies today. Dangerous heat and humidity continues across the Deep South today. Strong to severe storms with damaging wind and perhaps a tornado may impact southern portions of the Mid Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NE 13 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 1 Aug 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alton KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread haze before 2pm, then widespread haze after 3pm. Areas of smoke between 2pm and 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Haze

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze before midnight. Areas of smoke after midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Haze then
    Areas Smoke

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Widespread haze before 10am, then widespread haze after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Haze

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread haze before 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Haze

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.

    Hot

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze before 2pm, then widespread haze after 3pm. Areas of smoke between 2pm and 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Widespread haze before midnight. Areas of smoke after midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Widespread haze before 10am, then widespread haze after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Widespread haze before 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
Alton KS
 39.46°N 98.95°W (Elev. 1634 ft)
12:45 pm CDT Aug 1, 2021
1pm CDT Aug 1, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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