Finger on the Weather

Wichita weather: Warm and windy

It’ll be a sunny and breezy day in the Wichita metropolitan area on Wednesday, forecasters say.

Highs should climb into the low 80s under mostly sunny skies. South winds will intensify as the day extends, blowing steadily in the single digits early and gusting to nearly 30 mph by late afternoon.

Chances for showers and thunderstorms arrive Wednesday night and stretch into Thursday morning, forecasters say. Highs will be in the 70s on Thursday, with south winds backing off to single digits.

Lows will be in the mid-50s, with Friday seeing sunshine return and highs in the mid-80s.

For more information on current conditions, go to The Eagle’s weather page.

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