12-11-19 Kansas:  Eyeing a potential winter storm Sunday/ Monday.  MG.

12-11-19 Kansas: Eyeing a potential winter storm Sunday/ Monday. MG.

Kansas Video: http://vimeo.com/378780763 Weather headlines: Here is a look at probabilities for 3" or greater of snowfall through Monday. There are still some differences on exactly where the low pressure will track Sunday into Monday.  Below is a look at the GFS and European models on Monday morning.  We will have to fine tune going forward.  Watch video for details. Wind guidance over the next 4 days: Temperature Charts: Garden City: Wichita: Salina: Topeka:
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12-10-19 Kansas: Dry through late week with a warming trend…winter weather this weekend?

12-10-19 Kansas: Dry through late week with a warming trend…winter weather this weekend?

Good Tuesday Morning! Below is your latest forecast update: http://vimeo.com/378549430 Wind forecast over the next 4 days: As discussed in the video, models are trending towards a winter weather threat Sunday.  Doesn't look "major" as the pattern favors a quick moving wave, but bears watching.   Temperature charts over the next 10 days: Coffeyville: Garden City: Salina: Topeka: Wichita:
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12-10-19 Long-range: Updated week’s 3/4 forecast & expected model chaos ahead. M.

12-10-19 Long-range: Updated week’s 3/4 forecast & expected model chaos ahead. M.

Today's video: https://vimeo.com/378538243 PDF report (click link to the right to open in HD): 12-10-19 Long-range analysis Key Points: A few weak waves to track in the Midwest this week with some light snow chances.  Data hints that the system next week could bring snow chances to someone in the Midwest/Ohio/TN Valley. This is possible given brief period of a –AO.  The North Pacific continues to favor warmer risks for the week 2 period especially in the Eastern US.  A poleward shift of the jet is favored in week 2 which favors more mild Pacific air into the Eastern US. …
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12-9-19 Kansas: Cold & windy today….milder air will return by mid-week. N.

12-9-19 Kansas: Cold & windy today….milder air will return by mid-week. N.

Kansas Video: http://vimeo.com/378308047 Radar at 9:15am CT: We are seeing a brief burst of snow showers working east toward Seneca, this may drop a dusting as it works from Marysville to Hiawatha, but other-wise the rest of the state remains dry.   Temperatures are tanking, but that true, bitter cold air will remain bottled just to our north and push more east than south.  Temperatures as of 9am CT: Windy & cold today with some afternoon sunshine.  Less wind on Tuesday, as temperatures warm up slightly.  No organized systems expected to impact the state until next Sunday-Monday, although there may…
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12-6-19 Long-range: Updated weeks 3/4 forecast and growing confidence for a cold and stormy pattern. M.

12-6-19 Long-range: Updated weeks 3/4 forecast and growing confidence for a cold and stormy pattern. M.

Today's video: https://vimeo.com/377781840 PDF report (click link to the right to open in HD): 12-6-19 Long-range analysis Key Points: Storm system early next week brings the next best chance of snow for the Northern Plains and rain in the TN Valley. Tropospheric polar vortex influence after the cold front early next week. This will bring a big blast of cold air to the Midwest. Widespread below zero temperatures in the Northern Plains.  Combination of MJO Phase 2, -AAM and location of the stratospheric Polar Vortex will favor Pacific blocking and cold air intrusions in week 2. Differences in the GEFS/EPS…
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12-6-19 Kansas:  Quiet pattern continues with minor precipitation chances on Monday.  MG.

12-6-19 Kansas: Quiet pattern continues with minor precipitation chances on Monday. MG.

Kansas Video: http://vimeo.com/377772048 An overall quiet weather pattern will persist through next week with some very weak precipitation chances.  Next best chance comes on Monday.  Here is a look at simulated radar from 12 AM Monday through 12 AM Tuesday.  Precipitation (rain/ snow) looks to be extremely light. Here is a look at modeled 7-day precipitation totals if all fell as rain.  Note that some of this has already fallen with precipitation from last night.  Any precipitation is looking extremely light. Here is a look at snowfall accumulations through the week.  Any snow looks to be extremely light as well.…
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New Email Format

Good afternoon, hoping all is well! You may have noticed a different format to our e-mail updates today...if not you will on Friday's forecasts. In an effort to limit the outside sharing of our daily updates, the e-mails will now direct you to the website for actual forecast content where you will have to log-in. If you have forgotten your password, click on the "Forgot your Password" button on the website log-in page or in the email itself, which will have you reset your password. Thank you for understanding, have a blessed day!  Here's where you click if you have forgot your password:
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12-5-19 Kansas:  Quiet weather pattern continues… latest thoughts here.  MG.

12-5-19 Kansas: Quiet weather pattern continues… latest thoughts here. MG.

Kansas Video: http://youtu.be/nh7uB8dhvok?hd=1 Simulated radar from 4 PM today through 6 AM tomorrow morning.  A few very weak and light rain rain showers/ sprinkles will be possible. Precipitation totals from 4 PM today through 6 AM tomorrow morning.  Precipitation with this looks to be very light. Overall quiet weather continues through the weekend into next week as well.  Next best chance for precipitation comes next Monday.  This round looks very light as well.  Could see a light dusting of snow too.  Here is a look at simulated radar from 4 AM Monday through 4 AM Tuesday. Modeled 7-day precipitation totals:…
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12-4-19 Kansas:  Generally quiet weather the next few days.  MG.

12-4-19 Kansas: Generally quiet weather the next few days. MG.

Kansas Video: http://youtu.be/l5KW4dOvI0U?hd=1 Simulated radar from midnight tonight through 6 AM Friday.  Overall quiet weather is expected with a few light sprinkle/ rain chances, mainly across southern portions of the state.  Accumulations likely to be 0.1" or less. Generally quiet weather is expected in the extended.  A chance at some rain, and possibly snow, in eastern portions of the state on Monday with another possible system next Wednesday/ Thursday.  Here is a look at simulated radar from 9 AM Monday through 6 AM Tuesday.  Still some model differences regarding this system but eastern portions of the state could see some…
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12-3-19 Kansas: Mild & mainly dry pattern through the weekend….colder changes next week. N.

12-3-19 Kansas: Mild & mainly dry pattern through the weekend….colder changes next week. N.

Good Tuesday Morning! Here is your latest forecast update: http://youtu.be/DnRZLpYkmG8?hd=1 The overall pattern through Monday stays mild & dry, with a brief jab of cooler air Friday.  It is looking much colder as we progress into mid next week.   Wind forecast over the next 4 days: Breezy today, but winds look rather light Wednesday.  Forecast precipitation over the next 9 days: Details on timing in today's video.   Check your inbox for today's long-range outlook discussing trends for the rest of the month! Temperature charts: Coffeyville: Garden City: Salina: Topeka: Wichita:
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