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Cooler weather returns to forecast today

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Severe storms appear to be moving south of the Wyandotte County area today, according to radar maps from the National Weather Service.

Storms currently were south of Ottawa, Kansas, and moving to the east.

Temperatures were at 74 degrees at 8 a.m., with today’s high near 81, the weather service said. These cool temperatures will stay through the weekend.

A 30 percent chance of rain is still in today’s forecast before 1 p.m., according to the weather service. There will be a north wind of 14 to 20 mph, gusting as high as 28 mph.

Tonight, it will be mostly clear, with a low of 48, according to the weather service. A north northwest wind of 9 to 14 mph will become light west northwest after midnight. Winds may gust up to 21 mph.

Saturday, it will be sunny with a high near 80, the weather service said. A light northwest wind will increase to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Saturday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 58, according to the weather service, and a west northwest wind of 3 to 6 mph.

Sunday, expect mostly sunny skies with a high near 78, and a northwest wind of 3 to 6 mph, the weather service said.

Sunday night, there is a 20 percent chance of showers with a low of 58, according to the weather service.

Monday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 79, the weather service said.

Monday night, expect partly cloudy skies with a low of 59, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 82, the weather service said.

Tuesday night, there is a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 66.

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Strong storms possible tonight, weather service says

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A few strong storms will be possible tonight in Wyandotte County and the surrounding area, according to the National Weather Service.

The storms are most likely to be north of I-70, according to the weather service. The main threats will be small hail and gusty winds.

Today, the high will be near 90 with mostly sunny skies and a heat index as high as 96, the weather service said. There will be a south wind of 7 to 10 mph.

Tonight, there will be a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 68 with a south wind of 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight.

Friday, the high will be near 81 with partly sunny skies and a north wind of 8 to 11 mph, the weather service said.

Friday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 59 and a north northwest wind of 5 to 9 mph, according to the weather service.

Saturday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 80, the weather service said. There will be a north northwest wind of 3 to 8 mph.

Saturday night, expect partly cloudy skies and a low of 58, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 78, the weather service said.

Sunday night, there is a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m., with a low of 57, according to the weather service.

Monday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 79, the weather service said.

Monday night, expect partly cloudy skies with a low of 60, according to the weather service.

Tuesday’s forecast is mostly sunny with a high near 82, the weather service said.

Tuesday night, there is a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a low of 66, according to the weather service.

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Chance of storms returns to forecast after daytime temperature reaches 92

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o Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

A few storms Thursday night may be strong with gusty winds and small hail possible; however, severe weather is not expected at this time, the weather service said.

Today, it will be sunny with a high near 92, the weather service said. A south southwest wind of 7 to 15 mph may gust as high as 23 mph.

Tonight, expect a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 71 with a south wind of 8 to 14 mph, gusting as high as 18 mph.

Thursday, it will be mostly sunny with a high of 91, the weather service said. The heat index will be as high as 95, and a south wind will be from 8 to 13 mph.

Thursday night, there will be a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 69, with a south wind of 6 to 11 mph, becoming north northwest after midnight.

Friday, expect a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m., the weather service said. The high will be near 83, with a north wind of 7 to 10 mph.

Friday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 61, according to the weather service.

Saturday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 78, the weather service said.

Saturday night, expect mostly cloudy skies with a low of 56, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be partly sunny with a high near 75, the weather service said.

Sunday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 55, according to the weather service.

Monday, there will be sunny skies and a high near 80, the weather service said.

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