Wichita weather: Afternoon showers and thunderstorms possible

Isolated showers and thunderstorms are possible in the Wichita area this afternoon and evening, forecasters say.

Some of the thunderstorms may be severe, with hail the size of quarters and winds topping 60 miles an hour. Highs today will be in the low 80s, with south winds in the teens. Gusts will touch 20 miles an hour.

Storms could linger past midnight, forecasters say. Lows will slip only to the mid-60s. More showers and thunderstorms are possible Thursday, and they could turn severe in the evening. Highs Thursday will be in the mid-80s. South winds will be in the teens, gusting to nearly 30 miles an hour.

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