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Sunny, warmer Friday »

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A cold air outbreak is forecast next week as the upper level jet stream is forecast to buckle across western Canada, allowing arctic air to build and push south into the Great Plains. Monday will be the last warm day with highs expected to be well into the 60s if not lower 70s before the […]

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Sunny, cooler Thursday »

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A very pleasant day is in store today as high pressure settles in across western Kansas. As a result, winds will be very light. Temperatures will top out from the lower 60s up at Hays to close to 70 at Elkhart. Looking ahead, a significant arctic airmass looms next week, bringing the first true taste […]

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Sunny, warmer Wednesday »

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After a brief warm-up today we’ll enter a prolonged period of below average temperatures as several cold fronts sweep through the region. Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 8 […]

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Sunny, cool Election Day »

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Dry fall like weather is expected for the rest of the week. Today Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind […]

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Cloudy, windy Monday »

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A few scattered showers will end this morning. A cold front will move through the area late today, with some potential for showers and a few weak thunderstorms across south central KS late this afternoon and evening. Beyond tonight…typical fall like weather is expected for the rest of the week. Today A slight chance of […]

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Chilly Halloween Friday »

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A freeze warning is in effect Saturday morning. A warming trend is then expected over the remainder of the weekend. Today Sunny, with a high near 46. North northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Tonight Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 27. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Saturday […]

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Sunny, cooler Thursday »

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Today Sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 11 to 17 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Friday Sunny, with a high near 49. North northeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Friday Night Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly […]

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Sunny, warmer Wednesday »

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Mostly sunny skies today with highs up into the 70s this afternoon. Today Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west […]

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Sunny, cooler Tuesday »

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Mostly sunny skies today with highs up into the 60s this afternoon. Today Sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph. Tonight Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Wednesday Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near […]

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Cooler, windy Monday »

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A cold front will move through western Kansas this morning resulting in gusty northerly winds through this afternoon. Expect highs only up into the 60s and 70s. Today Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the morning. Winds […]

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Sunny, warm Friday »

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Warm into the Weekend, then turning cooler with a only a slight chance for a shower or sprinkles Monday Night. Today Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Tonight Clear, with a low around 50. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after […]

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Foggy start, sunny afternoon »

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Warm into the Weekend, then turning cooler with a slight chance for rain or thunder Monday Night. Today Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind […]

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Partly cloudy, chance of showers »

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A chance of isolated thunderstorms this evening with dry conditions through weekend. Today A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 8 to 17 mph. Tonight A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, […]

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