Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78° N Lon: 97.64° W Elev: 1270 ft.




Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 18 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Saline County

Sunny, windy. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the late afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph. chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Cooler. Occasional thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Much cooler. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 60.
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

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330 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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