Category: Weather

Red Flag Warning in Effect Through Monday Evening

RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 032…033…047…048…049…050…051 AND 067… Effecting the counties of Russell, Lincoln, Barton, Ellsworth, Saline, Rice, McPherson and Reno. The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Red Flag Warning for extreme […]

Cold Front to Bring Gusty Winds, Fire Danger Monday; Much Cooler Temperatures Tuesday

A strong cold front will move through the region Monday, with gusty southwesterly winds ahead of the front, and stronger northwest winds behind the front in central Kansas. Strong and gusty northwest winds behind a cold front will result in very high to possibly extreme grassland fire danger on Monday across central Kansas. Meanwhile, isolated […]

Wind Advisories in Effect for Monday

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CST MONDAY… Russell, Lincoln, Barton, Ellsworth, Saline, Rice, McPherson and Reno Counties Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling, McPherson, and Hutchinson The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect […]

Patchy Fog Possible After Midnight, Mild Again Sunday, Changes Coming Monday, Colder Tuesday

Patchy fog could reduce visibilities to between one and two miles in localized areas after midnight across parts of south central and eastern Kansas. After some morning clouds and patchy fog, some sunshine and increasing south winds will help warm central and eastern Kansas into the upper 60’s on Sunday afternoon. A strong cold front […]

Unseasonably Warm Weekend Ahead, Cooler Temperatures Coming Next Week

Temperatures will be unseasonably warm through this weekend, with dry conditions persisting. Colder air will arrive by Tuesday and will persist for the remainder of next week. Although it is shaping up to be a nice weekend with gradual warming expected through Sunday, a cold front is forecast to move through the area early next […]

Record High Temperatures Today, Above Normal Temperatures for This Weekend

Record high temperatures are likely across the region today as southwest winds bring much warmer air into the area. Warm, above normal temperatures will prevail this weekend across Kansas. This Afternoon – Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 13 to 16 mph becoming north. Winds could gust as high as 24 […]

Dense Fog Advisory in Effect Tonight for Ellsworth and Lincoln Counties

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM CST TUESDAY… For Russell-Lincoln-Barton and Ellsworth Counties… Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Great Bend, Ellsworth, and Wilson. The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 10 AM CST Tuesday. […]

Drizzle Ending This Evening, Tranquil Weather Expected Sunday and Monday

Widespread drizzle will gradually spread east across the region today and tonight. Thankfully temperatures will remain well above freezing, so icing is not expected. Precipitation amounts will remain light. Tranquil weather is expected Sunday and Monday. Veterans Day – Drizzle, mainly before 5 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind around 8 mph. […]