It could be a stormy Thursday across parts of Kansas.
The Storm Prediction Center has much of central Kansas – including the Wichita metropolitan area – in a slight risk for severe weather. Any storms in the Wichita area will form after 4 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
Early storms will pack some large hail before they merge into a cluster moving southeast and delivering some strong winds, forecasters say.
Highs should reach the upper 90s, according to the weather service, with light south-southwest winds gaining strength later in the day. Gusts could top 20 mph.
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Storms are expected to be possible into the overnight hours, forecasters say. Friday should be mostly sunny and dry, with highs in the mid-90s.
Saturday could bring Wichita its first 100-degree day of the season.
For more information on current conditions, go to our weather page.