Light Snow and Flurries Tonight and Sunday; Much Colder Tuesday

Light snow and flurries are expected to develop tonight across central Kansas. The bulk of the accumulating snow is expected between midnight and daybreak Sunday. The greatest accumulation is forecast across northeast Kansas, where a couple of inches will be possible.

Another surge of arctic air will move into the area early next week. Despite the sunshine on Tuesday, highs will only reach the teens over most of the area. Wind chill values Tuesday morning may fall to around 15 below in many areas.

  • Tonight – A chance of snow with scattered flurries before 3 a.m., then snow likely, mainly between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Sunday – Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west in the morning.
  • Sunday Night – Scattered sprinkles and flurries before midnight, then sleet likely, possibly mixed with snow between midnight and 1 a.m., then snow likely after 1 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • M.L. King Day – A 40 percent chance of snow before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
  • Monday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around -3. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
  • Tuesday – Sunny, with a high near 14.
  • Tuesday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
  • Wednesday – Sunny, with a high near 29.
  • Wednesday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
  • Thursday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
  • Thursday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
  • Friday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
  • Friday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
  • Saturday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Updated: January 13, 2018 — 3:29 pm

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