Finger on the Weather

Wichita weather for Wednesday: Slight chance of more showers, thunderstorms

Wichitans may want to keep a rain coat or umbrella handy today.

There’s a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through early afternoon, forecasters say, with cloudy skies and light north winds. Highs will only be in the mid-70s.

Chances for showers and thunderstorms increase early Thursday morning and become likely later in the day, forecasters say, when highs will reach the low 80s. Heavy rain will be possible with the strongest storms.

The weekend will turn dry and hot, with temperatures climbing into the upper 90s by Sunday.

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

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