Wintry Conditions from the Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest; Critical Fire Weather Across the West

Snow and ice will continue to impact portions of the Northern Rockies, Northern Plains, and Upper Midwest. Father south, heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Middle Mississippi Valley. Another system will bring heavy precipitation to the Pacific Northwest Friday, while critical fire weather conditions prevail over California, the Southern Rockies, and High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lyons-Rice County Municipal Airport (KLYO)

Lat: 38.34°NLon: 98.23°WElev: 1692ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 22 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth KS

Freeze Watch October 24, 01:00am until October 24, 10:00am
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Freeze Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Widespread frost. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth KS
 38.72°N 98.24°W
2:40 pm CDT Oct 22, 2020
3pm CDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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