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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

Fair

26°C

79°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 1013.0 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (81°F)
Last update 21 Aug 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene KS

Flash Flood Watch August 21, 07:00pm until August 22, 10:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 21. West wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 29. North wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 21. West wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 29. North wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene KS
 38.91°N 97.22°W
4:09 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
5am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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