Rain and Thunder Tonight, Severe Storms Possible Saturday

Showers and storms will spread slowly northeast into the evening hours with rainfall amounts ranging from a tenth to half an inch.

Showers and embedded thunderstorms will move across much of central and eastern Kansas tonight. While severe weather is not expected, a few localized areas of heavy rain are possible.

A handful of severe storms are possible Saturday afternoon and early evening across portions of central and eastern Kansas. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats in the afternoon and early evening hours. Storms Saturday night may produce locally heavy rain in south-central and southeast Kansas.

  • Tonight – Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10 p.m. Low around 60. South southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Friday – A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
  • Friday Night – A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
  • Saturday – A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
  • Saturday Night – A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
  • Sunday – A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
  • Sunday Night – Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Monday – A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
  • Monday Night – A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Updated: April 13, 2017 — 7:01 pm
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