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Cool, wet Friday »

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Light rain likely this morning, chance light rain this afternoon. Unusually cool. Slow warming trend this weekend, slight chance showers and thunderstorms Monday. Warmer by Wednesday. Today Rain likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and […]

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Cloudy, cool Thursday »

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Today Cloudy, with a high near 59. East northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Tonight A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then rain likely after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North northeast wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch […]

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Cloudy, windy Wednesday »

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Today will be nice with 70s forecast. Fall comes to southwest Kansas Friday with cooler temperatures and rain. Warmer weather returns by the weekend. Today A slight chance of drizzle before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Tonight Mostly […]

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Warm, windy and a chance of showers »

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Wide temperature fluctuations are expected within the next week. Warm today but cool by Friday. Today A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Tonight […]

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Warm, windy Monday »

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Enjoy the warm weather while its here because that all changes towards the end of the week Today Sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 16 mph. Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Tuesday […]

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Cool, wet Friday »

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Cool high pressure will continue to build into Kansas behind a cold front today. Widespread showers and a few thunderstorms will continue for much of the day but will end in far western Kansas this afternoon and in central Kansas tonight. Clearing skies, light winds and temperatures in the lower 70s can be expected Saturday. […]

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Warm, windy and chance of showers »

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Today will be windy and warm with highs in the 90s. A cold front will move into northern Kansas by mid morning and will progress across all of western Kansas by sunrise Friday. Scattered thundertorms will develop near the front this afternoon and will become more widespread behind the surface front tonight. Much cooler weather […]

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Hot, windy Wednesday »

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A cold front will bring cooler temperatures and thunderstorms Thursday night through early Saturday. Today Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 98. Windy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Tonight Mostly […]

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Sunny, mild Tuesday »

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Scattered thunderstorms may redevelop late this afternoon mainly southeast of a Stafford to Coldwater line. A warming trend will then follow for Wednesday and Thursday before a cold front provides relief for Friday and Saturday along with additional thunderstorm chances. Today Sunny, with a high near 87. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to […]

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Partly sunny, mild Labor Day »

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A cold front will slow down and stall out across northern Oklahoma today, which will provide a relief from the hot temperatures across southwest Kansas. The frontal boundary will focus more thunderstorm development late this afternoon into tonight, with some of the thunderstorm activity affecting southern Kansas during the overnight hours tonight. Temperatures will warm […]

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Cloudy, chance of Showers »

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As an upper level trough approaches western Kansas today, thunderstorm chances will remain fairly high. Expect renewed thunderstorm development by mid to late afternoon just about anywhere across the southwest Kansas region. By early Friday morning, the highest precipitation amounts will likely be across portions of south-central Kansas, where around three-quarters of an inch is […]

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Partly sunny, chance for thunderstorms »

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A good chance of thunderstorms is expected through Thursday night with decreasing chances on Friday as the system moves out of the area Today A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Tonight […]

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Partly cloudy, warm and wet »

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A chance of thunderstorms exists this afternoon through Friday night. Today Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. Tonight Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper […]

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