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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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Hot Monday, chance of thunderstorms »

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Today will be hot, with highs near or above 100 degrees. Tuesday and Wednesday will not be as hot, with slight chances of thunderstorms late each day in the southwest part of Kansas. The heat will return on Friday and Saturday, with highs from 96 to 99 degrees. Today A 20 percent chance of showers […]

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Sunny, breezy Thursday »

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Getting closer to the Holiday and here is the weather and temperature depiction for fireworks. Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, […]

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Sunny, cool Wednesday, chance of showers »

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A cool day is in store with morning showers and thunderstorms. A warming trend will follow into the weekend. Today A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight […]

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Partly sunny, cooler Tuesday »

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Today Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Wednesday […]

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Partly sunny, chance of thunderstorms »

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Widely scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon and become more numerous this evening. Storms this afternoon will be capable of producing hail up to tennis ball size along with damaging winds. An isolated tornado could also be possible. The storms will become more numerous as they move east this evening. The severe weather […]

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Partly sunny, chance of thunderstorms »

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Early morning thunderstorms will bring locally heavy rain to parts of central and west central Kansas around and north of Highway 96. These storms should end by late morning. Later today, widely scattered thunderstorms are expected to redevelop over or move back into western and southwest Kansas. Some of these storms could be severe with […]

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Partly sunny, chance of showers »

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There is a good chance for thunderstorms today, otherwise expect partly cloudy skies. Drier conditions are expected Thursday and Friday. The next chance for precipitation is Saturday night into Sunday. Today A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. […]

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Partly sunny, chance of thunderstorms »

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Another round of thunderstorms is forecast this evening as favorable upslope winds develop once again across far western Kansas into eastern Colorado. An organized cluster of thunderstorms may thrive after sunset, perhaps affecting areas as far east as the Highway 283 corridor by late night. Today A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly […]

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Partly sunny Monday »

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Today Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 8 to 13 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 […]

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Sunny, warm Friday »

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Another very warm day is forecast today with afternoon temperatures well into the mid 90s. Widely scattered thunderstorms will develop along a lee trough axis near the Colorado border after 4pm CDT. The lack of deep atmospheric wind shear will prevent organized severe thunderstorms, but a few wind gusts to 60 mph may be possible […]

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Sunny, breezy and a chance of thunderstorms »

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Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across southwest Kansas late this afternoon into this evening. The primary threat will be quarter to golf ball size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. Expect highs up into the 90s this afternoon. Today A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly […]

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