Gusty south winds, above normal temperatures and low relative humidity values will support very high grassland fire danger Monday, generally along and northwest of the Kansas Turnpike corridor. Please burn with extreme caution, or avoid outdoor burning altogether.
Off-and-on areas of rain and drizzle with embedded thunderstorms are expected across mainly eastern Kansas Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday night. The greatest chances will be Tuesday afternoon and evening, and again Wednesday afternoon and evening.
- This Afternoon – Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
- Tonight – Clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
- Monday – Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
- Monday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 38. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
- Tuesday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
- Tuesday Night – A 20 percent chance of showers or drizzle. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
- Wednesday – A 30 percent chance of rain or drizzle, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
- Wednesday Night – A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
- Thursday – Sunny, with a high near 52.
- Thursday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
- Friday – Sunny, with a high near 59.
- Friday Night – Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
- Saturday – Sunny, with a high near 64.