Wichita weather: Sunny and breezy

Wichita can expect a sunny, warm and breezy day on Monday, forecasters say.

Highs could reach the low 80s with southerly winds gusting to nearly 30 miles an hour. Chances for showers and thunderstorms arrive early Tuesday morning, when temperatures will bottom out in the mid-60s and southerly winds will remain gusty.

Tuesday sees chances for showers and thunderstorms improve even more, forecasters say, with highs in the mid-80s and southerly winds in the teens. Gusts should top 25 miles an hour.

Some of the thunderstorms Monday night through Wednesday could become severe, forecasters say, so residents should monitor forecasts and conditions closely.

For more information on current conditions, go to our weather page.