As the sun rises following Wichita’s first freeze of the season, residents of the metropolitan area can look forward to a sunny, pleasant autumn day.
Highs should reach the low to mid-60s, forecasters say, with south-southwest winds gusting at times to the mid-teens.
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Friday’s low of 30 came a few days later than the average first freeze date of autumn in Wichita, National Weather Service meteorologist Kevin Darmofal said. That date is Nov. 9, according to local records.
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Friday night should not be as chilly, forecasters say, with lows settling in the mid- to upper 30s. The weekend will offer a mixed bag, with sunny skies and highs in the mid-60s on Saturday and plenty of clouds and wind on Sunday.
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Highs are expected to top out in the upper 50s, with a chance for rain arriving after noon.
For more information on current conditions, go to our weather page.