Wintry Weather, Travel Expected to Continue through This Evening

Wintry travel can be expected today through early tonight as snow, sleet and freezing rain affect much of central and eastern Kansas. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches can be expected with locally higher amounts possible. Ice accumulations around one tenth of an inch will be possible across southern Kansas.

1 to 3 inches of snow and sleet accumulation will be possible today through early tonight across parts of central, south central and east central Kansas. Locally higher amounts will be possible across the central Flint Hills and central Kansas.

Today – Snow. High near 27. North wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Tonight – A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11 p.m. Cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind 7 to 13 mph.

Tuesday – A chance of snow before 3 p.m., then a slight chance of drizzle and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night – A slight chance of drizzle before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light and variable wind.

Wednesday – A chance of freezing drizzle before 11 a.m., then a chance of drizzle between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., then rain likely after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday Night – Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Thursday – Rain likely before 2 p.m., then a slight chance of drizzle after 2 p.m. The rain could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night – A slight chance of drizzle before 8 p.m. Mostly clear, with a low around 28.