Hot Father’s Day weekend
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - The above normal heat continues through Father’s Day with highs in the upper 90s to near 100.
Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies and dry weather across Kansas most of the day. By sunset storms will roll into NW-Kansas bringing a chance of severe weather too. The main severe weather threat will be damaging wind gusts and large hail through midnight. Storms should quickly diminish after midnight through the morning hours. Fathers’s day looks sunny and hot, however a cold front moving through the state promises cooler temperatures to start the work week. The front will also trigger a few showers and storms across central and southern Kansas during the late afternoon/evening on Father’s Day. Scattered showers and storms will continue through Monday morning. The wind shifts to the north behind this weather system ushering in “cooler” temperatures with highs in the 70s to near 80 Monday afternoon.
The nice weather sticks around for Tuesday, then the heat returns mid-week and builds through Friday. Another front will move into Kansas By Saturday and Sunday knocking temperatures back to normal for late June.
Wichita Area Forecast:
Today: Partly cloudy to mostly sunny and hot. Wind: S 10-20; gusty. High: 98
Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy. Wind: S 10-15. Low: 74
Tomorrow: Morning clouds, afternoon sun, breezy with a few late day storms. Wind: S 15-20; gusty. High: 100
Tomorrow Night: Scattered storms possible. Wind: N 5-15. Low: 64
Mon: High: 79 Morning showers and a few rumbles, then partly cloudy.
Tue: High: 84 Low: 57 Sunny.
Wed: High: 95 Low: 66 Mostly sunny; breezy and hotter.
Thu: High: 98 Low: 75 Partly cloudy and breezy. Slight chance of overnight storms.
Fri: High: 97 Low: 75 Partly cloudy. Slight chance of overnight storms.
Sat: High: 92 Low: 72 Partly cloudy. Isolated evening/overnight storms.
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