Warm, slight chance of thunderstorms Sunday


Isolated thunderstorms are possible late this afternoon and evening along and ahead of a cold front as it pushes southeast into south central Kansas. Storms may be capable of producing quarter size hail and gusty winds in excess of 50 mph. High temperatures today are forecast to be near 80, with an overnight low around […]

Registration open for rain barrels

rain barrels

The local portion of the national water conservation project “Roll Out the Rain Barrel” is now taking registrations for barrel reservations. Students in the Home Horticulture course at FHSU will be constructing rain barrels (55 gal) for the public on Thursday, April 9 in Hays at the KSU Agricultural Research Center. The barrels will be […]

Warm, breezy Easter Sunday


Sunny, warm, and dry for Easter Sunday with a high near 78, with south wind diminishing during the afternoon. Very warm and windy on Monday ahead of a cold front. A cool down is expected by mid-week as mostly cloudy and cool weather will dominate much of the upcoming week. Several small chances of thunderstorms will be […]

Warm, breezy Saturday


This weekend will see a warming trend with continued dry conditions. Saturday will be mostly sunny with high temperatures in the 70s. Increasing southwest wind will reach sustained speeds of 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. The combination of the increasing wind and low relative humidity will promote extreme fire danger and a Red […]

Spring weather continues Sunday


Spring like weather continues today with sunny skies and a high near 78. Southwest winds will increase late in the day, with an overnight low of around 37. Isolated thunderstorms are possible Monday afternoon and will become more widespread overnight. A few storms may be severe. Becoming windy on Tuesday with a slight chance of […]

Sunny, mild Saturday


A warm and dry weekend is expected across western Kansas. Mostly sunny today with an afternoon high temperature near 75. Sunday will a bit breezier with high temperatures around 80. There will be a chance for thunderstorms late Monday and Monday night. Seasonably mild highs, mainly in the 60s, are forecast through the middle of […]

Unseasonably mild Saturday


Above normal temperatures are anticipated this weekend. Warmer weather and light winds will result in a pleasant Saturday. High temperatures are expected to top out in the mid 60s today. Mild again on Sunday with high temperatures near 60. The dry and mild pattern will continue across the area through next week. As the warmer weather […]