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Sunny, hot Thursday »

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Today Sunny, with a high near 98. Breezy, with a south wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph. Friday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 104. Heat index values […]

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Warm Wednesday, chance of showers »

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Expect warm and dry weather today through Friday. Thunderstorm chances increase this weekend. Today A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 10am. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 94. East wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight […]

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Very hot Tuesday »

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Very hot temperatures are expected today with heat indices of 105-108 degrees expected across central and south central Kansas. A slight chance of thunderstorms is possible this evening, otherwise expect mostly clear skies. Today Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 5 to 11 mph. […]

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Sunny, hot Monday »

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Highs today and Tuesday will be around 100 degrees with afternoon heat index readings ranging from 100 to 104. These high heat index readings may become an issue for those with outdoor interests. Remember to drink plenty of water, and wear light and loose-fitting clothing when possible. Do not leave any children or pets in […]

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Foggy start, sunny afternoon »

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A warming trend can be expected over the weekend period. There will also be a slight chance for thunderstorms across portions of western Kansas and north central Kansas Saturday evening and again Sunday evening Today Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 6 […]

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Wet, cool Thursday »

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Today will be cloudy and unseasonably cool, however a warming trend can be expected this weekend and early next week. Temperatures will climb back to more seasonal readings by Sunday afternoon. By Tuesday the highs across western Kansas are expected to be in the upper 90s. Today A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, […]

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Cloudy, wet Wednesday »

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Today will be cloudy and cool with scattered showers and thunderstorms. It will be warmer in the extreme southwest corner of Kansas where severe thunderstorms are a possibility in the afternoon, with very large hail, damaging winds and possibly even a tornado. A warming trend can be expected by Friday and through the weekend with […]

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Sunny Tuesday, chance of showers »

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Cooler weather can be expected today, along with a slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms, particularly for areas west of a line from Wakeeney to Dodge City. High temperatures will be in the 70s. There is a good chance of showers with isolated thunderstorms into Wednesday night and early Thursday, with continued cool […]

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Partly sunny Monday, chance of showers »

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A secondary cold front will move across Kansas this afternoon with increasing chances for thunderstorms. Some strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Highs today will be around 90. For Tuesday into Thursday morning, expect more numerous rains showers and isolated thunderstorms, especially on Wednesday, with much cooler temperatures only in the 60s and 70s. High […]

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Warmer, windy Friday »

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Warm temperatures continue today into Saturday with highs in the mid to upper 90s. A cold front moves across Kansas on Sunday with a slight chance for thunderstorms and highs around 90. Much cooler temperatures are expected by Tuesday and into the work week. Today Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near […]

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Partly sunny, warm Thursday »

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Hot temperatures will return into Saturday, followed by a cooling trend. Highs today will be near 100, except for cooler temperatures in parts of south central Kansas ahead of a warm front. Only a slight chance for thunderstorms exist into early next week. Today A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Cloudy […]

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Sunny Wednesday, chance of evening storms »

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Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across portions of southwest and central Kansas this evening through early Thursday morning. Quarter to golf ball size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph are the main threats, although isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Expect highs mainly in the lower to mid 90s. Today […]

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Sunny, cooler Tuesday »

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Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across southwest Kansas late this afternoon and evening. Although severe weather is not expected, any developing storm will be capable of producing small hail and gusty winds up to 50 mph. Cooler air will filter southward into western Kansas today in wake of a cold front pushing through early this […]

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