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Sunny, breezy Monday »

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Frost advisory tonight for parts of central Kansas. A warming trend is in the forecast with the best chances for thunderstorms on Wednesday and again on Saturday. Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Tonight […]

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Partly cloudy, chance for more rain »

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    Thunderstorms are expected to develop across southwest Kansas this afternoon. The best chance will be along and north of the Oklahoma border. Large hail, damaging wind and isolated tornadoes will be possible. A greater threat for severe weather is expected on Saturday. A dryline will push east across southwest Kansas during the afternoon. […]

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Sunny, warmer and a chance for thunderstorms »

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  Severe thunderstorms will be possible across the region over the next few days. Today A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Tonight Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. […]

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Wet, windy Wednesday »

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    Severe weather will be possible the next three days across portions of the region. Today A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in […]

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Windy, wet Tuesday »

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Rain chances continue through the end of the week with a severe storms possible Wednesday afternoon east of Highway 283. Today A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Windy, with an east wind 7 to 12 mph becoming south southeast 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds […]

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Cloudy, warm and chance for thunderstorms »

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A slight chance of severe thunderstorms will be possible across central Kansas this afternoon. Large Hail and Damaging winds till be the main threat. Thunderstorm chances continue through mid-week with over an inch of rain expected across most places. Today A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a […]

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Sunny, warm Friday »

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  Today Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 8 […]

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Sunny, warm Thursday »

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Temperatures will warm into the lower 80s this afternoon on increasing south to southeast winds of 15 to 20 mph. Dry weather is in the forecast through Saturday, however that will change as we head into the early part of next week as a favorable pattern for widespread, appreciable precipitation enters the picture. Some severe […]

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Sunny, warmer Tuesday »

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Clouds will give way to a sunny sky today with slightly warmer temperatures. Thunderstorm chances return by late this weekend, and increase through mid week. Today Sunny, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 8 to 14 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest […]

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Partly sunny, warmer Monday »

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  An upper low to the immediate south of our area will produce rain and occasional thunderstorms through the day and evening. Patchy frost is possible west tonight. Today Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 9 to 17 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind 6 to 9 […]

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Tornadoes, large hail, beneficial rain from Friday storms »

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RUSSELL –Tornadoes, large hail, and high winds rolled across the state on Friday night. Law enforcement and the National Weather Service reported multiple tornadoes touched down in rural areas of Scott County. Residents in northeast Ellis County reported a tornado. Greeley County residents in southwest Kansas needed a snowplow to clear Kansas Highway 27  that […]

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Showers and Thunderstorms possible »

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  Strong to severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon and early evening. Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight Showers […]

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Partly cloudy, chance of showers »

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It will be cloudy and cool today with thunderstorms possible tonight. Friday will be warmer with a chance for strong or severe thunderstorms during the late afternoon and early evening. Today A chance of drizzle between 2pm and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high […]

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