Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Olathe, New Century Aircenter (KIXD)

Lat: 38.82°NLon: 94.89°WElev: 1086ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE New Century KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Windy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE New Century KS
 38.86°N 94.89°W (Elev. 997 ft)
6:25 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
10pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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