Windy Thursday

Screen Shot 2014-02-20 at 5.17.55 AMA High Wind Warning continues for much of western Kansas this morning as a strong cold front rapidly moves across the Plains. A wind advisory then continues later this morning into the rest of the day. Expect also some snow and blowing snow mainly north of Highway 96 this morning. A Red Flag Warning also has been posted for today for parts of southwest Kansas.

Today Snow with areas of blowing snow before 9am, then a slight chance of snow between 9am and 10am. High near 46. Very windy, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 40.