By Meteorologist Rodney Price
5:30 AM CST, January 23, 2013
Sunshine and high clouds will prevail across the state today with high temperatures reaching the 50s in most areas. Winds will turn to the northeast in the afternoon hours as colder air starts to work back into the region.
Clouds will thicken up overnight with lows in the teens to lower 20s.
Our roller coaster ride continues Thursday as highs only reach the 30s under mostly cloudy skies.
Sunshine will return Friday with highs looking a little warmer, into the upper 40s to lower 50s.
A storm system could bring some light rain or light freezing rain to the area Saturday night into early Sunday. We'll have more updates on this through the rest of the work week.
Wichita Area Forecast:
Today: Mostly sunny and warmer. Wind: SE/NE 5-15. High: 54.
Tonight: Becoming mostly cloudy. Wind: NE 10-20. Low: 20.
Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy. Wind: NE/SE 10-15. High: 37.
Tomorrow night: Mostly cloudy. Wind: SE/SW 5-15. Low: 23.
Fri: High: 48 Becoming mostly sunny.
Sat: High: 42 Low: 20 Becoming mostly cloudy and breezy. Light rain overnight.
Sun: High: 53 Low: 33 Morning rain then mostly cloudy and mild.
Mon: High: 57 Low: 31 Becoming partly cloudy and mild.
Tue: High: 55 Low: 33 Partly cloudy, windy and continued mild.
Wed: High: 43 Low: 26 Mostly sunny and windy.
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