Fog and Drizzle Expected Tonight

Patchy drizzle is expected to develop across south-central and southeastern Kansas through early this evening, and will likely continue overnight. Fog is expected to mix in with the drizzle further to the west with patchy dense fog possible along the I-70 corridor. Use caution when driving. Tonight – Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Tuesday – Patchy fog before 10 a.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Tuesday Night – A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. … Read More

More Drizzle Coming

Morning clouds will give way to at least partial sunshine this afternoon from north to south across the region. Extensive clouds will roll back in Monday from the southwest, with drizzle chances increasing once again by afternoon and evening. Widespread drizzle is expected across generally the eastern half of Kansas Monday night through Tuesday night. Tonight – Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Light and variable wind. Monday – Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Monday Night – Patchy drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around … Read More

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. Tonight – Areas of drizzle before 11 p.m. Patchy fog between 8 p.m. and 4 a.m. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Sunday – Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, … Read More

Drizzle Expected Saturday, Gradual Clearing on Sunday

Areas of drizzle are expected to affect much of the region on Saturday and continue into the evening hours before tapering off. Temperatures will remain above freezing so no icing will occur. Clouds will begin to gradually clear on Sunday. Tonight – Areas of drizzle after 2 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. South southeast wind around 11 mph. Veterans Day – Areas of drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 52. South southeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Saturday Night – Patchy drizzle before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around … Read More

Kansas National Guard to Support Several Statewide Veterans Day Events

TOPEKA – Soldiers, Airmen and units of the Kansas National Guard will be supporting a number of Veterans Day events across the state, including an event in Salina. Soldiers from the Regional Training Site – Maintenance will provide the color guard for a Veterans Day ceremony on Friday, November 10th at Salina Area Technical College, 2562 Centennial Road. The ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m. Other events around the state are as follows: Events scheduled for Friday, November 10th: Carbondale – Master Sgt. Summer Walters, 190th Air Refueling Wing, will be the guest speaker for a Veterans Day Assembly at Carbondale Attendance … Read More

KDOL: Healthcare Occupations Remain the Highest Paying Jobs in Kansas

TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) 2017 Kansas Wage Survey is now available online. This publication provides employment and wage estimates by occupation. In addition to statewide and metropolitan area numbers, the new publication provides estimates for 12 sub-state areas (Local Areas and Projection Regions), which are based on Kansas’ labor market areas. Data for all 105 counties are available. The published wage data are possible due to thousands of Kansas employers who participated in the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) Wage Survey over the past three years. KDOL extends sincere gratitude to those employers who helped make this … Read More

KHP Urges Extra Precautions During Peak Deer Season; Tips on What To Do if You Strike One

TOPEKA – With deer on the move this time of year, and the busy holiday travel months quickly approaching, the Kansas Highway Patrol would like to remind motorists of some important tips to keep in mind when travelling Kansas’ roadways. If you see a deer or other animal on the road, do not swerve to avoid it, slow down, and if you must, strike it rather than swerving. Swerving can lead to over-correcting your vehicle, which is often more dangerous than just hitting the animal. If your vehicle is disabled in a traffic crash, or if it breaks down while … Read More

Cloudy Friday, Patchy Drizzle Saturday and a Clear Sunday Expected for the Weekend

Clouds will be on the increase on Friday with highs ranging from 45 to 55 across the area. Saturday looks to be cloudy with patchy drizzle or sprinkles, with clearing on Sunday. Highs on both Saturday and Sunday will be in the 50’s. Tonight – Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Friday – Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southeast wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Friday Night – Patchy drizzle after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 9 to 11 … Read More

Governor Orders Flags to be Flown at Half-staff in Honor of Victims of Shooting in Sutherland Springs

TOPEKA – In accordance with Executive Order 10-12, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff from sun-up to sun-down beginning immediately and continuing through Thursday, November 9 to honor the victims of the mass shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. “The shooting is a horrific act of evil, and the people of Texas need our sincere support and prayer,” Governor Brownback said. “Mary and I ask for every Kansan to join us in praying for comfort and healing for everyone whose lives will never be the same.” The White House on Sunday … Read More

Partly Cloudy and Cool on Monday

Partly cloudy and cool weather is expected on Monday with highs in the upper 40’s to lower 50’s. Tonight – Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Monday – Partly sunny, with a high near 46. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Monday Night – Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Tuesday – Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Tuesday Night – A chance of flurries after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Wednesday … Read More

Another Cold Front Moving Through on Sunday

Another cold front will move south across the area on Sunday, dropping temperatures across central Kansas on gusty north winds. However, it will be warmer ahead of the front across southeast Kansas until the front passes later in the afternoon. This Afternoon – Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind around 8 mph. Tonight – Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Sunday – Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Sunday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low … Read More

Fall Back: Daylight Saving Time Ends Early Sunday Morning

Get ready for an extra hour of sleep tonight as Daylight saving time officially comes to an end. The clocks will roll back one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday morning giving most Americans an extra hour of sleep, while those working overnight gain an extra hour of work. The annual change comes in the middle of the night, but most people usually set their clocks back before heading to bed. It’s also a good time to replace batteries in warning devices such as smoke detectors. The time change is not observed by Hawaii, most of Arizona, Puerto Rico, the Virgin … Read More

Riley County Authorities Investigating Weekend Shooting Threat

MANHATTAN – Law enforcement authorities in Riley County are investigating a threat of a possible weekend shooting in the Aggieville area of Manhattan. According to the Riley County Police Department, their 911 center as well K-State’s center were getting back-to-back phone calls with third party information about a planned “shooting in the Ville this weekend.” All information received has been third party information. “At this point, nothing credible has been found,” the department said. Riley County Police said they received the first report of the social media post regarding the threat on Wednesday. An information report has been filed and … Read More

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