Much Needed Rain Coming, Afternoon and Overnight Thunderstorms Expected

Rainfall amounts of 0.50 to 1 inch are possible in the next 24 hours. This rainfall is expected to occur along with some thunderstorms. The best chance for showers and thunderstorms will be this evening and into the early morning hours Monday.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop late this afternoon and will continue into the overnight hours. South-central Kansas could see an isolated severe thunderstorm during the overnight hours tonight while areas to the north should only see scattered showers and occasional non-severe thunderstorms. While severe thunderstorms are not expected to be wide spread, the strongest storms could have 60 mph and/or 1 inch hail with them.

  • Today – A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
  • Tonight – Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Low around 42. East southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
  • Monday – Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 48. North wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Monday Night – Scattered showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Tuesday – Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
  • Tuesday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
  • Wednesday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
  • Wednesday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Thursday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
  • Thursday Night – Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
  • Friday – Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
  • Friday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
  • Saturday – A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 71.


Updated: March 18, 2018 — 10:49 am
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