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Wichita weather: Clearing skies, gusty winds for Monday

Courtesy of National Weather Service

Skies will gradually clear after a soggy weekend in the Wichita metropolitan area, forecasters say.

Highs should reach the low 50s, with west-northwest winds in the teens. Gusts could top 25 miles an hour.

Skies will be mostly clear overnight, allowing temperatures to dip to the mid-30s. Tuesday will offer more sunshine and breezy conditions, forecasters say, with highs pushing into the mid-50s. South winds will be in the teens and 20s, with gusts topping 30 miles an hour.

Overnight lows will drop into the 20s, and a fresh shot of cold air will keep Wednesday’s highs in the mid-40s.

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