A few record highs will be possible both days as gusty southerly winds will likely howl at nearly 40 mph at times Saturday.
Temperatures will be in a free-fall mode after the storm system passes through Kansas with afternoon highs tumbling hard and only topping out in the 30s and 40s Sunday and Monday.
Wichita Area Forecast:
This afternoon: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy, windy and warm with near-record highs. Wind: S 20-30; gusty. High: 82. (Record: 82, 2006).
Tonight: Partly cloudy and mild. Wind: S 15-25; gusty. Low: 60.
Tomorrow: Partly cloudy and very windy. Record highs possible. Wind: S 25-35; gusty. High: 78. (Record: 77, 1927).
Tomorrow night: Showers and storms likely. Wind: S/SW 10-20. Low: 49.
Sun: High: 50 Cloudy, breezy and MUCH colder with off and on rain showers.
Mon: High: 45 Low: 28 Becoming mostly sunny.
Tue: High: 55 Low: 26 Sunny.
Wed: High: 60 Low: 33 Mostly sunny and breezy.
Thu: High: 59 Low: 37 Increasing clouds, windy; o-night showers/storms.
Fri: High: 56 Low: 42 Mostly cloudy; a few showers.
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