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Snow flurries possible this evening

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Will today see the first snow of the season in Wyandotte County?

The National Weather Service says there is a chance of sprinkles and flurries this evening before 8 p.m. in Wyandotte County, followed by a chance of more flurries between 8 p.m. and midnight.

At this time, there is very little accumulation of snow expected in the region, according to the weather service.

A better chance for rain is late Saturday night into Sunday, and some snow could be mixed in early Sunday morning and Sunday night, the weather service said. Right now, very little, if any, snow accumulation is expected.

Today’s high will be near 42 with mostly cloudy skies, and a calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning, the weather service said.

Tonight, the low will be around 28 with mostly cloudy skies and a west wind of 3 to 6 mph, according to the weather service. There will be a chance of sprinkles and flurries before 8 p.m. followed by a chance of flurries between 8 p.m. and midnight.

Friday, the high will be near 48 with sunny skies and a west northwest wind of 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon, the weather service said.

Friday night, the low will be around 34 with mostly clear skies and a south southwest wind of 7 to 9 mph, according to the weather service.

Saturday, the high will be near 57 with sunny skies and a south southwest wind of 8 to 11 mph, the weather service said.

Saturday night, the low will be around 37 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.

Sunday, there is a 40 percent chance of showers before noon, with a high near 48, the weather service said.

Sunday night, the low will be around 31 with mostly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.

Monday, the high will be near 52 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Monday night, the low will be around 33 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, the high will be near 53 with sunny skies, the weather service said.

Tuesday night, the low will be around 31 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

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High fire danger today, weather service says

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Gusty northwest winds, combined with low relative humidity and dry surface fuels, will lead to another afternoon of high fire danger today, the National Weather Service said.

A fire weather special weather statement has been issued for Wyandotte County and a large portion of the region.

A change in the weather is coming on Thursday, when a rain and snow mix is possible, according to the weather service. Currently, little if any accumulation is expected.

A better chance for rain will occur Saturday night into Sunday, the weather service said. Snow could be mixed in, as well.

Very little snow accumulation is expected at this time, according to the weather service.

Today, the high will be near 57 with sunny skies, the weather service said. It will be breezy, with a west southwest wind of 9 to 14 mph becoming northwest 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds may gust as high as 31 mph.

Tonight, the low will be around 29 with partly cloudy skies and a north northwest wind of 7 to 16 mph, gusting as high as 24 mph, according to the weather service.

Thursday, the high will be near 40 with mostly cloudy skies and a north northwest wind of 5 to 8 mph, the weather service said.

Thursday night, there is a chance of sprinkles and flurries before 8 p.m., then a chance of flurries between 8 p.m. and midnight, according to the weather service. The low will be around 27. A calm wind will change to west northwest around 6 mph after midnight.

Friday, the high will be near 45 with sunny skies and a west northwest wind of 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon, the weather service said.

Friday night, the low will be around 33 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

Saturday, it will be sunny with a high near 55, the weather service said.

Saturday night, there will be a 40 percent chance of rain showers before 3 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m., then a chance of snow showers after 5 a.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 34.

Sunday, the high will be near 46 with partly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Sunday night, the low will be around 29 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.

Monday, the high will be near 52 with sunny skies, the weather service said.

Monday night, the low will be around 33 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

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Cool weather today, warmer Wednesday

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Fire danger returns Wednesday

Today’s high will be around 43 degrees, with the temperature may rise to 55 on Wednesday, when a fire weather threat will return, according to the National Weather Service.

Gusty northwest winds will return to the area on Wednesday following the passage of another cold front, the weather service said.

These winds will combine with low relative humidity and dry surface fuels to result in another afternoon of elevated fire danger, according to the weather service. As a result, outdoor burning is not recommended on Wednesday.

Today, it will be sunny with a high of 43 and a northwest wind of 3 to 8 mph, the weather service said.

Tonight, it will be mostly clear, with a low around 33, and a southwest wind of 5 to 9 mph, according to the weather service.

Wednesday, the high will be near 55 with sunny skies and a southwest wind of 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon, the weather service said. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

Wednesday night, the low will be around 30 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service. A north northwest wind of 6 to 15 mph may gust to 23 mph.

Thursday, the high will be near 42 with mostly cloudy skies and a west northwest wind of around 7 mph, the weather service said.

Thursday night, there is a 20 percent chance of rain and snow before 10 p.m., then a slight chance of snow between 10 p.m. and midnight, according to the weather service. The low will be around 28.

Friday, the high will be near 47 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Friday night, the low will be around 33 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

Saturday, the high will be near 56 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Saturday night, the low will be around 34 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.

Sunday, the high will be near 49 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Sunday night, the low will be around 32 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

Monday, the high will be near 54 with sunny skies, the weather service said.

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