More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lyons-Rice County Municipal Airport (KLYO)

Lat: 38.34°NLon: 98.23°WElev: 1692ft.

Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 21 Oct 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth KS

Dense Fog Advisory October 21, 07:00pm until October 22, 01:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Drizzle likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. East southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Drizzle
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle before 1am.  Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Drizzle and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 26 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Frost

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread frost before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Drizzle likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52. East southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Drizzle before 1am. Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 7 to 13 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 26 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Widespread frost before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth KS
 38.72°N 98.24°W
2:16 pm CDT Oct 21, 2020
2pm CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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